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When the fog comes down: go out!

On my misty, drizzly walk to the beach this morning, I reflected on the stark difference from only 5 days ago. Bournemouth hit the news for its swarms of people, piled on top of each other, with the associated illegal parking and anti-social behaviour, not to mention the 33 tonnes of rubbish left behind (on ONE of the days). Today the very same stretch of coast was bereft of humans, car parks were empty, no litter or views to be seen. Yet the sea, the sand, the fresh air are all still there. The views of beauty just hidden under the fog. Any people I did see scurried along, hunched over with scrunched up faces, avoiding the rain; we shelter from the fog and complain of the rain. The simi

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