Looking out of the window, some pigeons from the allotments were flying freely in circles. It was lovely to watch them as they wheeled effortlessly and orderly in the sky ..... do they ever get dizzy, I wonder?
Gertrude Jekyll's boots by William Nicolson
Grubby hands scratched by bramble prunings, soil under the fingernails - mucky boots that feel like they're weighed down with lead and need to be scraped clean. How I love gardening!