while I was away
I was away for a week, in Victoria, and John stayed home to hold for fort. Passing a window one morning, he saw this:
The one on the left is a young bull so we think this is a break-away herd. There were five of them all together. It’s funny: I dreamed of elk while I was away and woke with an intense desire to see them in the winter woods. This is the next best thing.