The Deben really is the most perfectly formed sailors river
you can get a sail at all tides and it has some wonderful anchorages
Nice one, Big D.
Ta – its a lovely river
and I was there at a great time
Here’s a little insight into the center-pulpit church. It was a popular 17th century arrangement and can be seen in at least one place in the USA, Old Trinity in the town of Church Creek, Maryland — see http://www.oldtrinity.net where there are photos of it. (A friend once served as rector there.) By raising the preacher above the box pews this setup let him keep an eye on the card-playing, gambling and whiskey drinking among his parishioners during the extremely long sermons. Ah, we’ve come a long way…. Today she or he would have to watch people texting on their cell phones.
makes perfect sense
of course you can’t drink your whisky but you can drink God’s wine
Jill has a lovely voice. A difficult piece.