The temperature dropped to a more comfortable level today and it was very pleasant. We both woke early this morning and between that and, I reckon, accumulated tiredness from the past week we were not in form for gardening today and decided to have a day of rest. Mary did go out to empty the coffee pot and returned about two hours later as she spotted some flowers that needed to be deadheaded. In her absence, I looked at a film on Netflix (not a particularly good one, as it turned out) and caught up on the ironing – a chore the Head Gardener hates.
By early afternoon, I had tired of being indoors and took the camera outside for a little walk around and here are those things which caught my eye today: