Wednesday, December 28, 2011

No violent extreme endures.


Hobart in the summer. Our front yard, Geilston Bay. December 2011.

Today's photograph is an appropriately wet one for Watery Wednesday. Taken last Monday at (about) 4:04 pm, you can see how a sudden deluge saw our front lawn flooded. For a while there - as the waters rose and Henry and I were hustling as many animals as we could find (which amounted to some grasshoppers and a bunch of ants) onto a makeshift raft - we were quite worried.

Then the rain stopped.

Aside from a bit of pine bark that floated away and a bunch of rocks that were pushed downhill by the stream of water, there was not much to show of the whole affair,

2 comments:

jeannette said...

I find those sudden extreme changes in weather sometimes a bit frightening! But your pic is fun!

Kris said...

Madness!