Well, we did it - just look at that white wall! (See yesterday's Blip.)
And had a wonderful time, with friends old(ish) and new. The three from Lisbon were an absolute delight, and insisted on doing the washing-up before they left.
So much food, I think we're putting away more than we gave, they all brought food and bottles, and the Padre made his usual bucket of sangria. But the African peanut chicken went down well, as did Delia's lemon meringue ice-cream.