The extract is read by Claudia Loveland.
“What am I doing in Cornwall
What am I doing down here
I’m ten years older than when I arrived and I’ve only been here a year
What am I doing in Cornwall
What on earth am I doing down here
And I’m dreary
And two hours drive from IKEA
And the man in my life simply loves it”
Ms Fitt’s Lament can be found in the short story collection Cornwall: Misfits, Curiosities and Legends.