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THE ECSTASY AND THE AGONY …….

I spent a considerable length of time observing the Wild Gingernuts and gradually they overcame their fear and accepted me as part of the landscape – I think that shoving bracken up my nose and down my undercrackers helped. The wellington boot was very handy as well, as I could use it as an emergency […]

THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY ……..

I had such a lovely time at Penfold’s and Tango’s mountain hideaway eating open sandwiches, mending the kitchen and encouraging a grass mowing ethic, that I nearly forget why I was there – the pursuit of the Wild Gingernut. I wandered far and wide in my search carrying a knotted hankie tied to a stick […]