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Rushing out the door to work, you are stopped by an urgent beeping from the hatstand; it’s your umbrella, reminding you that it’s likely to rain later. After you grab it, you rush into your car. Knowing your stomach is likely to be grumbling, it checks the fridge in your train’s buffet carriage. Good news! That type of Danish pastry…

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