I came in at about eight this morning to the office with the firm intention to leave before ten. It’s now 13:30. It’s amazing how going to the office cuts into one’s valuable leisure time. There ought to be a law. No, wait. We have too many rules already. Let’s just wing it.
This morning I was greeted home by a familiar sight:
Another welcoming sight was a giant floral cluster just blooming on one of my Fishtail Palms:
At this stage of the development of the fruit, thousands of bees gather around to collect nectar and pollen. You can see many in this close up shot:
Did you ever notice that when you have been away too long, that it’s the simplest images, smells, textures and sounds that deliver that magical comfort of being home again.Tags: astrolabe bay, bees, fishtail palm