15 November 2010

frosty

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a lovely jubbly frost beheld Plimsoll and I this morning. Madam was concerned about getting her paws soggy at first, but then was hypnotised by the delightful aroma of icy grass.



we sat and looked on at all the wonders of nature...Plimsoll with whiskers twitching, I, with shutter release twitching...

I'm sure we were both thinking the same thoughts...Blimey, where'd all this ice come from?

even the dew drops had frozen in their tracks.


about an hour after, the sun began to rise and things started melting.

and a steamy blanket covered the meadow.

and Plimsoll was thinking..."How absolutely extraordinary!"
...at least that's what she looked like she was thinking.

suffice to say, Nao did not venture outside today, as he has caught my bug from last week. I found him like this...


One could except missing one button under extreme fever and confusion, but missing three? I wonder what am I going to find when I get home.

15 comments:

Patchwork Harmony said...

Lovely pics - the best thing about winter - frosty photos! :) x

Megon and Julie said...

poor Nao!! He looks absolutely miserable. I hope he feels better soon!

Carolyn Carter [apali post] said...

Wow, I miss misty, frosty mornings in England - the light is incredible. Nice post.

Leanne Flavell said...

I think you have a real talent for taking photographs xox

Lisa KjellerĂžd said...

He he! Poor Nao! (beautiful photographs by the way)

Serendipitychild said...

Ha ha the photo of Nao really made me laugh! Bless him, hope he feels better soon.
Your photos of the meadow are beautiful.

She's Thrifty said...

Brilliant!

Emma said...

Your kitty is adorable, I just love her. She really looks like she's sitting back checking things out.

amy w - over and under said...

Haha! I'm sorry to laugh when Nao's ill, but after such magical images to see his poor face and three (3!) missing buttons was unexpected. Hope he feels better (and glad you are)

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Elizabeth @rosalilium said...

Get Well Soon to Nao! How does he still look cool when he's ill, though?!

Ky said...

Fantastic photos Artemis! All of them, even the last one of Nao looking miserable with the manflu.

elpi said...

lovely. .cool, refreshing!!nice photos. I almost touched heaven

Bea said...

So enchanting! :)

ActsofBeauty said...

Beautiful photos :) Exactly what makes the world magical

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