We arrived for our October holiday on the Saturday afternoon.
On the Sunday morning there was a little tap, tap on the door. Nick opened the door and there was no-one there, just a beautiful bunch of flowers left on the doorstep.
Knock, knock.Who's there?Canoe.Canoe who?Canoe come to the door and get a beautiful bouquet of flowers?Those are beautiful flowers, and a wonderfully friendly gesture.
What a nice way to start a holiday!
Bienvenue -- as they say! How lovely...
A bunch of flowers makes all the difference in life, doesn't it??What a kind and thoughtful person to think of doing that!
A wonderful gesture of welcome. Were you able to find out who left them for you?
You both must be well liked, Jean. How many holidays do you have in France?? I'm so envious.
Rob - great poem !!Walt - it makes my heart sing, every time it happens.The Broad - we are so lucky.Meredith - it's so thoughtful.C&E - flowers speak more than words sometimes.Gaynor - it was Mme André. She leaves us many little presents every holiday - she's so sweet and such a wonderful neighbour.Ken - five holidays totalling seven weeks so far this year, with Christmas to come yet. Plus a long weekend for Nick by himself. We haven't been anywhere else for a holiday for four years.
How absolutely sweet! Must have brightened your day no end.
Bet you were chuffed, they're lovely.SP
I hope you and Nick are there when Sue and I come back to the Loire in May.