Rajasthan 12

We begin our journey home. Collected from The Tigress Hotel at 06h15 we bumped our way down the dirt track for the last time, at least this time in a car with working lights so we could see the potholes. We have a short drive from Ranthambore to the railway station at Sawai Madhopur where…

365 Project – Day 358

Christmas Border Terrier. It’s Christmas Day and I’ve really not had much time for photographs. I was ‘up with the cock’ and straight into a positive orgy of cooking and between us Mrs S and I put a pretty decent traditional Christmas lunch together for the ten of us. After lunch I fell asleep until…

365 Project – Day 334

Maude on duty. I’ve said before that Maude, our fearless Border Terrier, hates squirrels with a passion that only terriers can muster. I’m not saying that she takes this to extremes but she even attacks the television when there are squirrels. Fearless attention to duty. 1 December 2014

365 Project – Day 322

Grrrrr, squirrel! I may have mentioned before that Maude, our fearless Border Terrier, is passionate in her hatred of squirrels; when we met this one in Royal Victoria Park she went ballistic. There was barking, there was fearsome growling, chase was given until it disappeared round the back of a tree …… and vanished. She…

365 Project – Day 316

The Border Terrier. In my opinion there is no finer dog than the Border Terrier. This is Maude, who is a regular on this blog. Maude is demonstrating ambition over reality; typically Border Terrier. 13 November 2014

365 Project – Day 245

Maude (again). I caught Maude catching a bit of sun this morning. I’m glad she was enjoying the moment as I’m well aware that she knows I’m going away, she’s sensitive to the signs, and she will be a bit subdued while I’m away. On the other hand when I get home the welcome is…