Frank gives us a superb photo of the Falkirk Wheel, a type of lock Hubby and I would have loved to encounter when we had the boat.
There are many forms of lift that come to mind…….. giving someone a lift home, the lifts in a building, lifting something up, having a face lift, or lifting one’s spirits.
I’m usually a cheerful soul, but when I’m down, I’m really down as there’s no middle level.
Last year when things started going down the tubes with an increase in our river licence and a massive hike in mooring fees, other financial worries were also beginning to amass and I ‘lost it’ in the launderette.
Our friends knew things were tight already, but had no idea just how much until that day.
They went off shopping and she came back with a bunch of daffs. That was almost enough to set me off again, but in a nice way.
Such a simple gesture, but it raised my spirits no end.