The garage was open most of yesterday afternoon because we were waiting for someone to come and collect a mobility scooter we were shifting on Freecycle. That's one of the reasons I suspect rabbits. Beside whoever heard of mice having a yen for cabbage?
We watched The Seven Samurai yesterday evening- and I was thinking "This has to be the greatest western ever made."
The coverage of The Duke of Edinburgh's death has become the latest battlefield in the culture wars- and while I'd like to sit on the sidelines going "Tut, tut, how very unenlightened" I'm finding it hard not to lob in the occasional provocation. As Dag Hammarskjold wrote in his diary for 1956, "On the field where Ormuzd has challenged Ahriman to battle, he who chases the dogs away is wasting his time."