I know it’s highly unusual for me to post a photo taken before
On the way, I’ve made a short diversion so that she can see the magnificent profile of the chateau at Lavardens, and then an even smaller diversion through the centre of Gimont to show the great covered market square.
It’s been a great pleasure to host Steph for this nano-sabbatical, aside from the visits to new sights in the area, there has been a lot of time for talk over coffee, biscuits, cheese, wine and stacks of books. Last night we had some very clear sky before the rainclouds arrived, so I was able to show off the glory of the Milky Way overhead away from the light pollution of urban centres. Steph caught a shooting star while picking out Jupiter through binoculars. I’m sure it will find its way into a future Fourlands novel with other experiences gained during her time with us.