Hein (fub) wrote,

  • Mood:

Testing the ice

With the winter waxing and waning a few times to and fro here in the Netherlands, the ice on the (still unfinished) pond in our back yard has been gaining and losing thickness as well. klik was hoping that our neighbour's cat would walk out on the ice and would fall into the water. What can I say, it's not a very nice animal to interact with, let's leave it at that.
This morning I saw a different cat (one whom I had not seen before -- perhaps a new one) scouting out the place. He walked onto the ice, and it supported him. Even though yesterday afternoon I got a wet foot when I applied some pressure with my shoes on the ice...
Tags: house

  • Friday Five & GenX

    What toys were popular when you were a kid? This was the height of the 80’s, the time of cartoons on TV pushing toys. They were expensive…

  • Small update

    Wow, I haven’t posted in over a month here. And yet I still don’t feel like I have much to say. Let’s see… – The…

  • Mock Chicken

    The Judge Dredd comics are an interesting artefact of the 1980s: it’s what British comic writers thought how the US urban landscape would…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded