Clogged Up With Visitors

This afternoon I printed photographs for Aaron, Mark, and Steve, of their tree-cutting work of three days ago. Some profile pictures are about to be changed. Late on a very dull afternoon we drove to Keyhaven to catch the last of the meagre light. There is so very little graffiti in the New Forest thatContinue reading “Clogged Up With Visitors”

Disaster Averted

This morning Jesus beamed down on the Isle of Wight and The Needles as we drove to Milford on Sea to collect repeat prescriptions. A black crow menaced a pair of white gulls settled on the wet tarmac of Paddy’s Gap car park. We continued to Keyhaven and ignored the initial Road Closed sign atContinue reading “Disaster Averted”

Water Sports

The storm which began at mid morning yesterday continues to rage until, we are told, midnight today. This was the view from our French windows 24 hours after we had laid down the furniture. We had left the blue wooden table standing because we thought it heavy enough to withstand the gales. We were wrong.Continue reading “Water Sports”

Surfing The Solent

For lunch today, we joined Mum, Elizabeth, Danni, and Ella for lunch at Woodpeckers. Ella seemed at home in her throne while she played with Mum’s finger; afterwards she was happy to be passed around. Danni e-mailed these images to me. We all enjoyed tender, lean, beef casserole; creamy mashed potatoes; tender carrots and greenContinue reading “Surfing The Solent”

Dusk Descending

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN THE GROUP TO ACCESS THE GALLERY, INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN AND CHECKING BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT. FURTHER ENLARGEMENT MAY BE OBTAINED WITH A CLICK OR TWO Jackie and I visited Mum this afternoon. This was one of her bad days, as sheContinue reading “Dusk Descending”