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Chasing Permanence: Using The Power of Community to Reclaim Our High Streets

By Steven N. Adjei

by Keerat

Steven N. Adjei - #1 International Best-Selling Author, Entrepreneur & Business Consultant

Steven N. Adjei

 

 

She sat there, almost lifeless on the toilet seat.

We thought we had lost her.

She had battled COVID for over a week, and we thought her body had finally given in.

A fervent call to 999 saw an ambulance arrive in 10 minutes to cart her off to hospital and we watched on helplessly. We were not allowed to visit - we just had to wait.

Luckily after being put on oxygen, she was discharged the next day still ill.

What struck me was how our friends and family rallied together for support. It didn’t matter then who they were - middle or working class, rich or poor, black, or white, old, or young, English, or African - they did our shopping, bought our necessities, got us takeaway, medicines, whatever we needed.

And that evening, clapping for our heroic NHS workers filled...

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