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Photo of the Week: The Monkey

April Pierce

The monkey was there. He indicated some kind of deliberate posturing. I wanted him. I wanted to steal him. I walked around all day in Cambridge, hoping nobody would take him home. When I returned to the spot where I had seen him sitting—quizzically expectant against the slick black garage door—he was gone.

April Pierce is reading for a DPhil in English at St Anne’s College, Oxford.