“it really was the cure for everything – if you had a cold, it was off to bed, with a ‘hot one’ – drink it hot as you can”
Here’s a tale………..
“Oh, and it makes me wonder…..”
The last part in Bernie’s musings about the ‘Boyne to Brodgar’ connections.
At the Ness of Brodgar dig, in 2015, the bones of a baby were found, tucked in, by the base of a wall.
A few years ago, we made a pond in our garden. We filled it with water, and planted it up
For those thinking of visiting Hoy……….spare a thought for Betty Corrigall.
“Our ‘best’ tree, is a Birch, which is about 10 years old, and is just a bit taller than me – I’m 5ft 1”
Some years ago, when on holiday in Ireland, Mike and I met a lad who told us this tale……………
We parked in the small car park by the Stromness reservoir, and walked up the track to the left, going gently uphill, looking back to a lovely view of the reservoir itself.