|Low Tide||02:12 (0.90m)|
|High Tide||08:26 (2.60m)|
|Low Tide||14:43 (0.60m)|
|High Tide||21:13 (2.50m)|
Sea conditions: near perfect for me - calm and deep
Weather: Chilly, sun slowly disappearing.
Joined by: No one
Topics of conversation:
The seal - The Village Elders had stopped me on the way to the beach to say that they'd seen the seal by the sluice gate, neither of them had ever seen it that far up the river before and there was speculation about whether it may be fishing as the tides have been so high. Whilst I was delighted to have a sighting and hoped it might come around to join us they did point out that they carry distemper... Killjoys!
The sun had risen as I left home, casting a deep glow across the village, lighting up the windows in the buildings by the harbour as if each one had turned on a 1000W bulb. By the time I reached the beach a bank of cloud was lowering over the horizon and the sun was rising into it. DK and The Pirate arrived just as the last warmth fizzled out.
And here they are as slightly younger men: