Breaking Tradition

One November afternoon, Lizzy sat with her best friend Frayer in City Park. They always left work early on a Friday and had a coffee before heading home. It was a tradition.

They were sitting quietly, both scrolling through their social media feeds.

“Instagram is so commercialised nowadays,” said Lizzy. “I remember when people used to post photographs of their morning strolls. Of flowers and Yew trees…

Local poet/writer. ‘There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.’ E. Hemingway. All ©️DMM

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