14 March 2016
25th-26th July 1946: mixed summer weather... needed gaslight
25 Thur. Fine, warm sunny day. Rather a stiff breeze but a lovely day. To Morden to buy fish, returning via Lower Morden lake for the ride. More gardening: sow lettuce and wallflower seeds.
26 Fri. Fine, warm, sunny morning. In afternoon the sky clouded over and the temperature dropped 12 degrees. The sky became inky at times – as black as night and I had to light the gas. It rained a deluge and there was much thunder but not quite local. Cool, dull evening. Did the usual shopping in morning. Started covering fuselage of aero with tissues stained with green ink.
Posted by Tony