A WORD IN THE HAND: OCCUPATION

SUE DE GROOT | After a brief complaint by Shakespeare’s Doll, a naughty euphemism teemed off

A column to satisfy your inner grammar nerd

29 September 2020 - 20:08

While the world has been occupied by – and the minds of most people preoccupied with – the coronavirus, the past six months have provided temporary relief of sorts to a few ill-starred souls.

Under lockdown, a moratorium was placed on the eviction of those who occupy land on which they are not legally allowed to settle. I think it’s fair to assume that most of these occupiers do not have an occupation, or they’d be able to afford a dwelling in a place not teeming with Red Ants. ..

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