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Work is in the air

‘I love the turning back of the clocks, BabyB.’

It was my solicitor SlipperySlope on another visit to chambers with his neice NurserySlope.

‘Why’s that?’ I asked innocently.

‘Oh, you know. Nights drawing in, long cosy evenings in front of the fire.’

‘What nonsense,’ interrupted Nursery. ‘You were telling me just now that you like the smell of icy winter nights on their way because it means more accidents and that means more business.’

‘Well, yes,’ he said. ‘There is that, too.’


BabyBarista is a fictional account of a junior barrister written by Tim Kevan. You can buy the latest BabyBarista novel, 'Law and Peace' on Amazon. The cartoons are by Alex Williams, author of The Queen's Counsel Lawyer's Omnibus.


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