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Issue Details: First known date: 2012... 2012 The Sofa
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'At the height of the craze for Liam Couch, buses edged down our street three or four times a day as tourists sat in the open upper deck listening to a commentary. We could hear every word of it, over and over. The bus stopped outside Couch's concrete mansion and the guide told everyone to look closely at the wrought-iron front gates. There was a prize for the first person to notice something special. Eyes came slowly out from hiding behind cameras. Eventually somebody, usually a kid, noticed that one of the gates wasn't properly hung. It rested on the ground and was held in place by barbed-wire...' (Author's abstract)

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    y separately published work icon Meanjin vol. 71 no. 1 Autumn 2012 Z1864902 2012 periodical issue 2012 pg. 176-181
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