MakeShift

By Lee D. Zlotoff

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Photograph by Jen Siska

Under Siege

The Scenario: After an exhausting day of work — that included a tiff with your steady romance of the last few months — you drag yourself home, determined to put the day behind you with a few drinks and a couple hours of mindless time parked in front of the tube. You thought about stopping at the gym, but the car just wouldn’t go there.

So you plug your cellphone in to recharge in the kitchen, grab some munchies and the requisite inebriants, and assume the position on the living room sofa to slouch toward nirvana. And you’re just about there — or at least on the edge of dozing off ...

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