... of the picture window in our sitting room was this goldfinch. It wasn't a fatal collision, fortunately, although the bird took nearly 90 minutes to recover and fly off. Most interesting was the behaviour of its mate, which stood on the path nearby just looking and waiting for the first 45 minutes before then flying off to some adjacent trees.
The gates at the entrance to our property were in need of a coat of varnish - it's some years since they were last done - so that was yesterday's main task. It's surprising how much difference it makes to their appearance, which in turn makes the effort of the job all the more worthwhile.
Have you sampled any of the live recordings of choral music featured on the Moments Musicaux page of the website?
Or there's a Christmas Carol selection available here.
Michel - just an ordinary guy, I guess. A musician by trade and into 'techy' things as 'relaxation'. Originally from the UK, but resident in France for 13 years.