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Phillippe Petit T shirt by Daniel Davidson

£ 39.00

Philippe Petit, certainly a "rule breaker", "big thinker", "risk taker" but also witty and articulate. He is at the opposite end of the spectrum of self regarding social media junkies - he is doing it they are thinking where's the hype, where's the selfie. Do we understand the motivation of the likes of Philippe Petit? Not really - he does extraordinary things that get a lot of attention but does he want the attention? Apparently not. At heart I think he is a teacher, he is showing us we can test our envelopes.

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