I should have taken a photo of this… Maybe next week, if it’s still there.
At work, in our admin area, we have a communal fridge, which we have since acquired a set of alphabetic fridge magnets for. When people are loitering by the laminator, waiting for it to warm up, or waiting for the kettle to boil, or for a computer to unknot itself, we sometimes play with the fridge magnets.
Sometimes, when the urge takes us, in the light of upsetting news perhaps, we are moved to create messages in magnetic letters on the communal fridge in an unconscious tribute perhaps to those UK citizens of the 18th and 19th centuries who were moved to scrawl social commentary on walls in chalk.
Earlier this year, we had ‘RIP David Bowie, Lemmy, Alan Rickman’ up on the fridge for a number of weeks.
From Wednesday 9th November, we’ve had a simple one word message: