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Daylight robbery: the burglar who came to stay

PUBLISHED November 9, 2013

In the 1970s my parents, Murdoch and Rosalind Mitchison, built their dream home on an abandoned estate in East Lothian, about 15 miles south of Edinburgh. It had everything you could wish for: a ruined dower house, a wood with an old chapel, a walled garden, landscaped pastures, a folly, even an ancient yew tree.

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