Early this morning, when I first woke up, I heard the feet of a crow land on the roof above my head. The room I was sleeping in looks like this:
There is no attic above, so there isn't much sound insulation between me and the roof. "Caw, caw, caw." A good vacation feeling.
My daughter finished her first year of boarding school yesterday (which meant an awful lot of stuff to carry down from the third floor). She says the school is everything she hoped it would be.