Monthly Archives: December 2008

22.12.38

Three eggs. Finer in the morning, rain in the afternoon. The surviving pigeon (presumably the hen) is sitting on a nest. Do not know whether it can survive, but possibly we may be able to get another cock for it. … Continue reading

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VILLA SIMONT, 22.12.38

After heavy rain such as that of the last few days the rivers swell enormously. The Oued Tensift, normally about 10 yards wide, has filled the whole valley it runs in, about 300 yards wide. But judging from the vegetation … Continue reading

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21.12.38

Two eggs. Finer, cool, a few spots of rain. One of the pigeons is dead – cause unknown.

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20.12.38

Two eggs. Heavy rain at night, raining on & off all day. The little stream we followed up some time back, then a tiny trickle of water, is now a rushing torrent about 10 yards wide. Today saw two rainbows … Continue reading

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19.12.38

Three eggs. Heavy rain in the night. Today cold & cloudy, with heavy showers & violent wind.

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18.12.38

Two eggs.

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17.12.38

One egg. Very heavy rain in the night. Cold during morning, about 1/2 hour’s sun in the afternoon, then more rain. Everything flooded, the Oued Tensift swollen to considerable size – bed is 50 yards wide in places. The donkey … Continue reading

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