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A recent visit to Oakland brought a gentle surprise amid its gritty external realities. My host’s apartment harbors successive colonies of Italian honey bees, said to be the best-natured strain of all. The little bees are prized and local keepers eager to acquire them.
I hadn’t spent time on Telegraph since the late Sixties. The street vibes were as sweet as ever, too.
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