Allusionist 61: In Your Hand

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"It's sort of frozen body language; that's what handwriting analysis is about."

Since it caught on a couple of hundred years ago, graphology - analysing handwriting to deduce characteristics of the writer - has struggled to be taken seriously as a practice. But undoubtedly, there are things about ourselves that we can't help but reveal in our handwriting. Graphologist Adam Brand explains the 'pseudoscience/useful art'.

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YOUR RANDOMLY SELECTED WORD FROM THE DICTIONARY:
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- HZ

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PS A glimpse beneath the magician's cloth - or producer's duvet in this case: I'm currently travelling (on a jaunt for the next episode), so had to build a recording booth in my hotel bathroom. While listening, adjust your mental picture accordingly.
PPS Duvet recording booths are DISGUSTINGLY WARM.

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