I guess that, in times of economic crisis, it's good to have an accountant who can advise on how best to avoid ruin. In any case, our accountants seem to be doing well enough. Their rhododendrons look well too, though that might just be coincidence.
As an aside, we had a meeting a few days after these pictures were taken. The red car was no longer there since the owner had decided to come to work on his mounatin bike that day.