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Born Heller: 12 Bar Club, London

Frances Morgan, Plan B, May 2005

FEBRUARY WAS so cold it was almost fun. Snow whipped round the corners of buildings, full in your face. Under the railway arches, I found a furniture warehouse that gave me free firewood: that stuff that cheap beds are made of, it goes up like a forest fire laced with paraffin, I discovered.

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