There’s a specific ritual of procrastination, coffee drinking and eventually writing that accompanies this page. As it’s the usually the last one to leave Midori House and ship to the printer (a small luxury I enjoy as editor in chief), I know there’s roughly a 48-hour window from the moment the last big batch of stories gets sent to the repro house and the receipt of a very sharp e-mail from Jackie (our head of production) telling me she’s not going to wait a second longer and the plant’s going to print without it. As we’ve been playing this…
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