The Road goes ever on and on; Down from the door where it began;
Now far ahead the Road has gone; And I must follow, if I can;
Pursuing it with eager feet; Until it joins some larger way;
Where many paths and errands met; And whither then? I cannot say.

[JRR Tolkien, Lord of the Rings]

Monday 20 July 2015


  1. That's a very very nice picture. Is Mick really wearing shorts?
    Standards, dear boy, Standards!

    1. He would like me to tell you that contrary to appearances he was wearing trousers with flesh-coloured lower legs ... honest.