. . . and it's unseasonably warm. With the car thermometer reading 19 and even 20 degrees, I had no need of a coat when I did the regular Friday shopping trip this morning. Neither did I wear a coat this afternoon when Fern and I walked over the Downs. Imagine that - walking the hills in shirtsleeves - and on the last day of October! It actually felt almost spring-like; indeed, this picture looks as though it could have been taken in spring but it was this afternoon.
The old wooden fence posts beside this gate attracted me.