The weather this year has been 'changeable'. Today, however, is bright and sunny. While I bring the car up from the barn Bob suns himself at the front door. He and his sister are at that wonderful stage of a dogs life where mischief, health and routine all blend happily together.
The sign asking people not to sit on the war memorial steps has changed. It has now been printed up on A4 paper and attached by drawing pins to a piece of hardboard. The Hungarian stonemasons ignore it. They have not only been sitting on the war memorial but also playing football on the grass around it. Someone is not amused.
The final rugby match of the season. Where has the year gone ? This afternoon Bob and master will head off to the local stadium while Sophie helps 'The Font' learn Chinese. Bob may , or may not, be allowed a piece of hot dog.
Here's an interesting article about Goldens : http://www.realclearscience.com/articles/2015/05/08/why_does_cancer_plague_golden_retrievers_109216.html