Fogged Up! — November Photo a Day Challenge: Fog

Hi all 😁 My entry for Maria at CitySonnet’s Nov Photo a Day Challenge.

Thought I’d go a different direction to the norm with this one. I was visiting the Glasgow Boatnic Gardens on a cold October morning (Approx 3ΒΊC) with my wife and we went into the hot and humid tropical house; end result, my lens fogged up before I’d realised what was happening πŸ˜‚

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Paycock — Animals in Scots #10

Hi all 😁 Today’s Animals in Scots is the Paycock (Peacock); just goes to show that languages can be very similar!

Paycock by Jez Braithwaite
Paycock

All the Scots words for these posts are taken from The Concise English-Scots Dictionary, by the Scottish National Dictionary Association. The words chosen will be the generally accepted term, but as in all languages there are regional variations, as well as sub-species variations. For example, an owl is generally known as a hoolet in Scots, but an ool in Shetland & the NE. A barn owl is a white hoolet & a long eared owl, a hornnie hoolet.

Hae a guid day 😁