Daily Archive: June 16, 2010

Day 2, Wednesday 16th June 0

Day 2, Wednesday 16th June

How fresh the air smelt this morning. Our start at about 0830 was rewarded by masses of sweet birdsong (and one craarching voice on trees just north of Congleton). Six magpies had a mighty squabble at one point: feathers flew and pride was injured! Insects darted and hovered on the offside, all about two feet above the surface of the water. Why only on one side, I wondered. Domestically today saw a personal triumph: the washing machine quietly and efficiently...