Sunday, December 29, 2019
Overnight someone has cut down the privet hedge belonging to the man with anger management issues. What was a nine foot high screen of trees now reduced to a three foot high row of stumps. The branches neatly piled up on one side of the lane. I fear the altercation with the builder has moved a festive step higher. The man with anger management issues has not yet returned home after his Christmas break and has yet to discover what's happened.
At dinner last night Sophie looked shaggy. This morning she looks as if she's been on a three week cross country adventure. PONs are not low maintenance dogs. Angus wonders what sort of life the fluffy PONs you see at dog shows live. Presumably one far away from mud, twigs, owl kill and anything else that might adhere to fur.
In the supermarket a display of lemon juice in plastic lemon shaped containers. I'd thought these had died out in the 1970's. Seems they're making a comeback ... if they had indeed ever gone.
A quick trip to the garden centre.
After loading the plants in the back they have to be unloaded. No way the family princess is going to squeeze in alongside them.
At the greengrocers the largest avocado I've ever see, They are sold not by the piece but by the kilo.
Amazing. How whales sleep : https://twitter.com/wonderofscience/status/1210341740831313920
I'd never thought of this as a carol - but of course it is :