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Shock & Awe

I was completely taken aback to catch a glimpse of flowers in the sitooterie this morning – even though I was recently aware of tulip leaves emerging around the overwintering Sundaville I had not noticed any buds. Indeed it was … Continue reading

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Rambling in The Orkneys

We have dragged ourselves away from home, kicking and screaming (slight exaggeration, but we do keep periods away from home to the bare minimum, as we leave so much of ourselves behind when we do go away), to spend a … Continue reading

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