It sounds as if the storm has created the expected godawful mess – but not a Katrina-sized disaster. Hard to tell. I haven’t heard from my sister and will try to get in touch today.
I’ve reached the 6th triangle (of 8) on the Wingspan. It seems flat, stale, and unprofitable, but at least nearing completion. I brought the Japanese shirt back from Strathardle last time – maybe I’d feel better working on that for a while. But I think I need red.
I drew up a skeleton menu plan yesterday for my weekend in
– I want to leave Rachel as free as
possible. It remains, of course, actually to execute my plans. I’m going to
order two meals from Cook – Cathy
recommended them last summer, and they have a shop in London . I’ll make a one-pot for one of the
other meals. I have a goodly supply of red currents in the freezer, our own
crop. I’ll make my husband an unseasonal summer pudding for his birthday. Time
for a to-do list. Edinburgh
But he won’t be getting a Microsoft Surface. It says in the Economist that, at least at first, they will only be sold online and through dedicated MS shops. I’ll wait until they get to John Lewis. Or longer.