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“Absolute Hell” is a eulogy for “third places”

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umghhh

This is tangential to the subject of the article but it stroke me when I was looking at the picture - the men on it touch hips of women in front of them. Did they ask for permission before that? It is a strange world we live in.

francesco sinibaldi

In the purity of a dream.
( other version )

Modest and
eminent virtue,
when the sun
goes away
and a yellowing
leaf touches the
ground with a
delicate movement
I can hear, in the
forest, the timid
attraction to the
light of your fate.

Francesco Sinibaldi

Kremilek2

I don't know why the author is so sceptical about online virtual third places. They can offer a lively and interesting discussions with people who are normally hard to meet. The world is instantly changing and third places with it. As we all know being drunk doesn't necessarily improve your qualities as a debater.