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Cat's eyes


Controversy, admittedly in rather different circumstances, surrounds the plans of Welsh film star Catherine Zeta-Jones to build a house outside Swansea. Locals are reported as being 'up in arms' because the house is to be three storeys (rather than the original two), has balconies and (shock horror) huge feature windows. The 'locals' say the size of the windows means they will lose their privacy.

Why these people think Catherine Zeta-Jones wants to spend time looking at them is not clear. It would almost certainly be the other way round, with the 'locals' turning into nuisance gawpers.

Astragal's advice to Catherine:

Venetian blinds.

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