The usual morning bedlam at The Rickety Old Farmhouse. Bob gets in the car. His sister follows. Sophie is not at all happy that her big brother is taking up so much space. He gets out. Then he gets back in again. Sophie makes it clear she thinks he's an oaf. He sits on her. His face has an air of quiet resignation.
The bakers display restricted in its offerings. This may be because we're early and the baker is still hard at work in the kitchen. His wife continues to swell. Another little baker is well on the way. She is in one of her 'moods' this morning. Our transaction conducted in near total silence.
At the greengrocers the girl with the artistic temperament has been hard at work with the aloe fronds.
The largest leeks I've ever seen make an appearance. They are sold in 2.5 kilo bundles which hints at the French having a surprising passion for leeks.
The Newseum in DC is to close : https://variety.com/2019/politics/news/newseum-closing-washington-dc-1203118299/