I thought you might like to know a bit more about the farm* where Pinkie and Scarlet live. If you live in Norfolk and take the EDP, there's a double-page article about Jonathan in today's agricultural supplement, but I think that can only be accessed online the same day if you subscribe. The Sage went to visit the girls again this morning - Brian was surprised when not only Pinkie but Scarlet too went to him for their breakfast. "She won't take food from your hand," said Brian "... oh, she just did." The cows shared a cauliflower, some sweetcorn and a few apples.
It was raining this morning, which wasn't on the forecast I heard last night and so, although it didn't last long, timings and stuff mean that we won't bricklay after all. This means that I'm doing pretty well nothing instead. I've cleared a week's worth of bottles from the kitchen and put on the washing machine. Um. That doesn't sound quite enough effort for a morning, in truth. Fortunately, I do not suffer from a compulsive need to be busy so I shall continue to relax with the papers.
* I have to say, I think a close relationship with his vet has improved conception rates. sounds a bit dodge, but it's all earnestly meant.