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Cartoon about artist and children's author Noriko Matsubara's family life with her children during the lockdown UK

Lockdown Cartoon #42: Gift

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“Everyday is a gift. “
I’ve heard this phrase somewhere.
The other day I really felt that.
On our way home from school, an elderly lady stopped us.
“I’ve been knitting these for the children around here, but I have run out of children! Would you like them?”
She handed Naomi four cuddly babies & bears toys!
Naomi had a huge smile on her face embracing the cuddly toys in her arms.
What an unexpected encounter with a sweet lady.
What an unexpected gift we received.
I feel grateful.
Artist and children’s author Noriko Matsubara documents her family's experience during COVID-19 lockdown with relatable cartoons.

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