Tuesday, September 13, 2011
The Heats On
Be careful what you wish for. We were too chilly in England, so to the southwest of France we came. Well, it's not chilly here! (That is not a complaint!) In the mornings, I put a light hoodie on over my gown, but no shoes. It's cool downstairs, especially after I open the doors. Daytime, we have been closing the house up. There are shutters to pull over the windows so the sun does not penatrate. It's amazing how they help. By 5 or 6 it has started to cool off enough, we open everything back up. It may not continue so easy, though. Friday is to be 95.
Doune Castle was rebuilt by Robert Stewart, the Duke of Albany, a man who was the power behind the throne as Regent for James I of Scotland,...