But the real story of this week has been a wonderful houseful of so many great characters, the makings of great friendships, the inspiration for a whole new series of pictures and a belly to be proud of! Well I am pregnant! Diets has been discarded, 3 course meals are accepted as the norm and a cheese course thrown in with several measures of whiskey and port. We are in Scotland after all!
Laughter has abounded, tears been thin on the ground, even from the children, fights not occurred at all, there must be hope for us all. We will be so sorry to leave this wonderful home.
Home will seem so quiet once we return, not sure I like the idea of that at all. But we have fostered a German Wired Haired Pointer called Ghillie who will return with us early next year and remain until our super friends return from their stint in India to move into the Big House! I
As the closing line I would raise my glass (sadly containing alcohol free beer) to all those whom I met this week and thank them for making this a holiday (working for me!) to remember and cherish forever more.