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Overheard in London: this week’s #wordonthestreet

Written by
James Manning

‘Why isn’t there a sausage emoji? It would be so much easier.’

‘I hadn’t even got out of bed and I’d spent over £1,000.’

‘My only problem with the lottery is that there are so many numbers you have to get right.’

‘I can’t get into my kombucha. It’s really stressing me out.’

‘I think I just ate tin foil!’

‘Is sourdough pizza actually sour?’

‘I thought pegging was when you put pegs on your nipples!’

‘I had a bad experience at school with soufflé.’

‘Your charm is peripheral.’

‘My husband was so much better looking before he became a vegan.’

‘There’s nothing really wrong with him. He just uses the wrong side of his brain.’

Every week you share the weird things you’ve overheard in London. Above, a few perplexing snippets from the past seven days – don’t forget to tweet us your own!

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