Fri, Jul 29, 2005 - Page 9 News List

Fear creeps in

After the July 7 bombings, much was made of London's defiance. But now, the capital's mood seems less sure. Can things ever return to normal if nail bombs are planted in the local park?

By Tim Dowling  /  THE GUARDIAN , LONDON

Carrying on as normal seems less politically freighted than it did two weeks ago, not least because it's no longer really possible, but you can't say that the terrorists have won just because the cops won't let the postman deliver my Amazon order.

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