"A week or weekend in a caravan was like living in a Swiss Army Knife..."
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"There was no better piece of furniture in which to expand your consciousness..."
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"Ripped straight out of a fable and concreted into a suburban plot, these were a beloved Australian garden fixture for decades..."
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"The only thing greener than its luxurious emerald baize would be the envy of those who gazed upon it..."
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ILLUSTRATION MATT COSGROVE
"Really, it was like naming a child, albeit one whose renovations would cost way more than braces, but not as much as private schools..."
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"Long before check-ins on social media, you could tell where a person had been simply by looking at their Kelvinator..."
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"Depending on what the fascination du jour happened to be, the letterbox could be decorated to resemble a Transformer, Pokemon or, in contemporary terms, that character Elsa who seems to have mammoth amounts of thermal underwear under her ballgown..."
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Illustration Matt Cosgrove