All is well at the House of Red. The winds have died down but it is gey dreich. A cursory glance shows a wayward branch in the lea behind and a bit of the neighbour's fence was knocked over. The soaked ground will be perfect for wintering the garden. We never lost power and, amazingly, there is still some wine left!
My thoughts and prayers go out in particular to all those brave men and women who risk their lives in times like this to keep us cozy.
Complete liberty of contradicting and disproving our opinion is the very condition which justifies us in assuming its truth for purposes of action. On no other terms can a being with human faculties have any rational assurance of being right." john stuart mill
"the moniker is perfectly self-descriptive; I doubt that I've ever seen such a beautiful head of red hair in my life. - paco