Jennie Ridyard
2 minute read
27 Jul 2020
4:30 am

Why local should still be lekker

Jennie Ridyard

I, meanwhile, ordered some (essential!) eyeliner, just not from Amazon – only from Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world.

Jennie Ridyard.

A few weeks back, Himself and I went into town – Dublin – for the first time since lockdown began. The shops deemed non-essential were allowed to reopen – bookshops, record stores and the like – and we wanted to show our support. He won’t admit it, but my bloke is a bit of a shopaholic, and lockdown meant he’d been buying online a lot more. I know because delivery men kept arriving. I, meanwhile, ordered some (essential!) eyeliner, just not from Amazon – only from Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world. Still, that Amazon smile-tick logo came...