Letters with young ease the loneliness of lockdown for elderly – The Age

The letters to children aged between seven and 14 years are written in Polish and cover many topics, but mostly Mr Swistak answers their queries about life – such as whether it’s OK as a little girl to slam a door on a family member.

”No, it’s not nice to slam the door on anyone,” he tells his young correspondent.

People do not prepare themselves for old age, it’s essential they become interested in something.…