New cat video! Here’s George Cat, entertaining himself with a bent nail. Cats are so delightfully cheap, in so many important ways.
Yesterday we had a bit of a thunderstorm. Lots of amazing hail, with stones the size of hazelnuts cracking and clattering on the roof, the windows and doors, bouncing or pinging off surfaces after landing at speed. Then the hail stopped and the rain lessened, and we had some time of distant thunder and lightning, while the animals and birds and insects kept going, and the rain fell on millions of leaves. For friends in hot, humid Bucharest and other cities, it’s a few moments of cool country weather to calm the overheated mind. Aaaaahhhhhh….
Here’s Buster helping out with the housework, while Rachel and I make hot cross buns at Easter.
The thunderstorm today brought the temperature down, sure enough. But it’s Spring, and it rains. that’s fine.
But it was also Spring exactly a month ago, on 20th April. And this is what my garden looked like then. April. Late.