- batting covered foam pad and red wool blanket (borrowed from Carolyn and Mark)
- two 1-inch-thick Thermarests (from our bicycle touring days),
- sheets (borrowed from Tom and Julie)
- and five fluffy pillows (from my bed at Justin’s house).
Our living room is more furnished than this. We have one folding chair (borrowed from Justin), two small tables (C&M). We’re reluctant to turn on the heating system for the whole downstairs so reading in the morning is best done like this:
And in the back yard, a surprise gift left by the tenant: four lovely chickens. I thought I’d give them to cousin Phyllis, but it only took a day or so for Dick to fall in love with them. He now calls them “my babies.” Sure, sweetie, just keep the driveway hosed off.