Thursday, 30 September 2010

Odds and sods, and Corfe Castle


I didn’t get to post my Wordless Wednesday yesterday.  I started work early and was doing some research on the web, when something went wrong.  It took me about 45 minutes of scratching my head and trying things before I realised it was my broadband service and nothing to do with my own computer or phone line.  So I was locked out until this morning and have had my head down all day trying to catch up with everything.

Anyway, this is a picture of Corfe Castle taken during a drive over the Portland hills on Sunday.  I was feeling a bit sorry for myself as I’m still suffering with this cold virus and certainly don’t have the energy for walking far.  So my lovely hubby said he would take me for a drive.  We took some of the back roads we didn’t know and I managed to get out and find some lovely views for my camera.  I’ll be sharing more of them later, I dare say.

But this will be my last post for a week or so, as we are off for a country break near the Welsh border.  Apparently we won’t get reception for our mobiles so it’s going to seem really cut off, although our landlord is also the local publican and will take any urgent messages for us on his landline.  Hope we don’t get any of those of course.

Naturally, I’ll be taking my trusty camera along, with its battery charger, so who knows what photos I’ll have to share after that?

6 comments:

Poetic Shutterbug said...

Well, I hope you are feeling better, Jean. This photo is just so lush and beautiful. Have a wonderful time and can't wait for your pics.

jakill said...

Thanks Jo. See you next week.

Marilyn Z. Tomlins said...

I have not been to Corfe Castle for a while,but I have the most wonderful memories of my last visit.

Khaye said...

Nice picture! Hope you'll have a blast!!! Enjoy!!!

Greg said...

Hate it when the broadband goes down, maybe you should get a refund for a day.

Love the countryside, so green and relaxing.

Hope you feel better!

jakill said...

Thanks Matrilyn, Khaye and Greg. Week off is over. Took lots of pics so plenty to share in days to come. Srill coughing a bit, otherwise fine now. Broadband fine too. Sure there won't be a rebate - Orange don't even apologise or acknowledge the problem.

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