An excerpt from Wind in the Willows

Nice? It's the ONLY thing, said the Water Rat solemnly, as he leant forward for his stroke. Believe me, my young friend, there is NOTHING - absolute nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats. Simply messing, he went on dreamily: messing - about - in - boats; messing----'
From 'Wind in the Willows' by Kenneth Grahame.

Wednesday, 26 September 2012

An interesting pattern in the duck weed

I have a bridge at the end of the garden which leads across to the towpath giving me 32 miles of walking or cycling!

There's a bit of duck weed around at the moment - causing problems at Brookwood top lock with Marsh Gas (Methane) - not sure it is entirely due to the duck weed - maybe just the lack of use we have been forced to endure.

Back to the picture - I noticed the pattern this morning which is the result of the rain water dripping through the boarding on the bridge - I've not seen this in 22 years of living in the house - very odd but most interesting.

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