A couple of weeks ago, a friend came to visit. She looked up before she came in the door and said, “Do you know you have a bird’s nest above your door?” The answer to which was, of course, Heck no! But there it was, safe in the wisteria and climbing rose, and complete with that latest must-have accessory for the fashion-conscious nester, plastic lining on the outside. Anyway, that was a couple of weeks ago. Two days ago I looked up (as I have done every day to see the mother patiently sitting there, staring into space), and there was no mother – but there was a beak! They hatched. Very exciting. We’ve only seen beaks, a bit of a tufty head, and I think I saw a back the other day. I nearly saw them being fed today, but I think Mum was too nervy of me standing there to actually feed them. It is a very exciting addition to our World.
Movies/TV of 2018
The Martian (rewatch) * Hip Hop Evolution * Arrival * Murder on the Orient Express * Beauty and the Beast (2017) * Hunt for the Wilderpeople * Magellan * Hunt for the Red October (rewatch) * Blade Trinity (rewatch) * Aliens (rewatch) * Wonder Woman (rewatch) * Alien Covenant (rewatch) * Pacific Rim (rewatch) * The Last Jedi (rewatch) * The Good Place (season 2) * The Crown (season 1) * Altered Carbon * Hail, Caesar! * The Crown (season 2) * Star Trek: Discovery (season 1) * Firefly (rewatch) * Serenity (rewatch) * Apollo 13 (rewatch) * Fringe (season 1) (rewatch) * Fringe (season 2) (rewatch) * Fringe (season 3) (rewatch) * A Wrinkle in Time * Cliffhanger (rewatch) * Fringe (season 4) ( rewatch) * Contact * The Core * A Series of Unfortunate Events (season 2) * Anon * Warcraft * The Imitation Game * Person of Interest (season 1) (rewatch) * Person of Interest (season 2) (rewatch) * O Brother, where art thou? (rewatch) * Person of Interest (season 3) (rewatch) * Ocean’s 8 * Apollo 13 (rewatch) * Person of Interest (season 4) (rewatch) *