After a week of constant battle and frustration you made my day with your friendly comments and votes. Your encouragement means a lot! Special thanks to Ron for his user award.
The church of Alcobaça is still in use and is now a UNESCO protected building. May it last!
Today the first flowers and insects came out, we could see them at work in the garden, they do their part while we do ours still no daffodils but spring is at the door, great to see a hoverfly after a frosty morning.