Lilacs and teeny picnic benches

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*Trump is….beyond words. This is what he did this time: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-52407177

I mean, when Trump – the master at saying / doing / looking everything that is wrong – manages to eclipse even himself, there aren’t really any words left.

So instead I will show you pictures of our walk last night. It’s a walk we’ve been meaning to take for the last two years – to visit a park with many enormous lilac bushes when they are actually out – third time lucky, thanks to more time, thanks to lockdown.

So here you go:

And to show the huge size of them:

And trying to get interesting things happening with the sun on beards and blossom:

And I liked this too:

And far more beautiful than all these is this picture that Sister 2 posted yesterday of Little Wisp:

And finally, a local carpenter has been making small things to sell and deliver locally while he can’t work. I bought one of his squirrel picnic tables, complete with hole for adding nuts. Norman is less than impressed:

Stay safe, lovely people. x

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2 Responses to Lilacs and teeny picnic benches

  1. John Joseph Price says:

    It won’t take Norman long to work out exactly where Mr Squirrel will be on future hunting expeditions!!

talk to me here , if you fancy :o)

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