I remembered another to my series of coincidences

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When I was working in Japan, I finally found an apartment one of many I looked at. One day sitting on the loo of the en suite with the door open, I noticed the lock plate, it was stamped "Four Oaks Lock and Key" I grew up in Four Oaks in Sutton Coldfield and know the Four Oaks Lock and Key company, as a small locksmith shop on the high street. Quite how their locks ended up in my apartment in Japan I will never know.
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Date submitted:Sat, 28 Aug 2021 22:58:51 +0000Coincidence ID:11661