I love walking at Hartlen Point, the Department of National Defense property at the end of Shore Road, about 4 km from my home.
Even though there was a steady drizzle, I felt the need to go for a walk there with Wendy and Trey. Here's a little video from our walk.
As you know, we go there often. The pleasure in walking by the ocean is that it's different every visit, whether it's owing to the changing tides, the time of day, the direction of the wind or the time of year.
But this visit was too different.
I found myself humming, "Paved paradise put up a parking lot ..."
What on earth was going on ?
I'm sure the deer that had just passed this way wondered what had happened to her world.
So when I got home I posted a query on our Eastern Passage Facebook page and in no time someone had provided the answer. Here's that answer snipped from the CBC web page: