October 2nd, 2009

View from study (sunny)

It's raining again

After a dry spell, the grey skies that have become increasingly oppressive over the past few days had finally deigned to rain on us. I mean, if it's going to be gloomy, it might as well do it properly.

The car has been in the garage having a fair bit of work done to get it through it's MOT, but it was ready yesterday, so this morning, I decided to drive to the Co-op to do a big shop and stock up on heavy things like potatoes and tins of beans.

When I went to set off though, I found this. It seems that a little someone has been busy...

Wing mirror web

And there was one on the other side too. Collapse )
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A few links gleaned from various places

If any of you out there are fans of Rider Haggard, the Rider Haggard Society are holding a short story contest. It's not free though, but there is a prize of £200. Details here.




Via my brother... For any ukulele fans out there, never let anyone tell you that the ukulele isn't a proper instrument.

Jake Shimabukuro plays his own composition, "Lets dance." Wow!




And from our local paper...

Inspired by Harry Potter! Have an owl deliver the wedding rings during the service.

They also do pest control and falconry displays.
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