YOU short story: New year, new Lou

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Illustration: Michael De Lucchi
Illustration: Michael De Lucchi

Right, 2021 is going to be dif­ferent, Lou thought, flopping onto her leather sofa in front of the television. She was about to watch the New Year’s Day film which just happened to be her favourite chick flick. 

Oh no!  She jumped up. Number 1 on her New Year’s resolution list was to exercise more. Not just by dragging along for an hour on those cross-trainer thin­gies at the gym. No, proper exercise. Moving about at home. In the street.  

At work – although that would be tricky as she was a bus driver. 

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