Yesterday's walk was unusual in that it was almost completely silent. Not a sound to be heard - no cars, no farm machinery, no birdsong, no cows or cockerels.
Random blue flower
The corn is as high as an elephant's eye. Plenty of rain this year has made for healthy corn. Most is fed to cows; people here are surprised to know that people eat it.
To scrump. What a wonderful thing is the English language. It has a word that means to steal, but it applies only to stealing apples, and only from a tree.