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One day a man walked into the café that my wife and I owned in Halifax and asked my wife if she “lived on the premises.” After some preliminary skirmishing, she discovered that this man was on Her Majesty’s Service and he was there to determine if we were entitled to write on the café window that our baked goods were “homemade.”

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