You don't really get a feel for the size of the terrace, or indeed the beech tree beyond it, until you get someone in the same shot. The autumn colours are looking rather good at the moment.
Got out in the garden today, and yes there's now another mountain of prunings as tends to result from my forays into the shrubbery. Still, it's bonfire excuse weekend coming up.
On E's suggestion we went to see the film Breathe this evening - excellent.
Started on the 40-odd timepieces ...