Why we won’t be having children for a while…
Natalie discretely studied a fallen leaf…
It had rained.
We squelched across the muddy lawn towards the Eglu.
“This is Basil, and Sybil,” Mrs Albion said, motioning towards the — well… hens don’t look good when they are wet .
Sybil was an asterisk with a beak
“Oh my God Dazzy — they have totally run out of food!”
Natalie discretely studied a fallen leaf while I grabbed their food pot and hurried inside.
© Damian Clarke, 2019. Original post first published on the Our Albion blog, 27 November 2006.