Forest school teachers, Mel, Eloise and Kym came and were shown around the Hedgery Hazel Hurdling around the pond by John. Mel found the Titanic moment with Kate immitation. Paul cutting and finding bindings, progressed to 3 binders.Eloise a natural snedder. John fell in the pond.
Mel and I cleaned out the green van, while Kym and Levon spread the chippings, which were all done and dusted when another load arrived.
Over tea Mel illuminated us of her activist past life.
‘How many things have you chained yourself to? ‘ asked John half in jest.
It was the bacon wrapped in the concrete that we both remembered the next day.