I live in a beautiful place. Check out the lovely Visit Cowal site here if you do not believe me.
It is something I often take for granted (for which I ask forgiveness) but at other times, it hits me between the eyes. Today there is a storm raging in from the Atlantic, and the sea is being whipped into froth and spray- despite our relatively sheltered location.
The exuberant power of it is exhilarating, but also a little frightening.
Of course, the camera comes out at times like this.
Except this time, I wandered a little close to the surf, and suddenly found myself wet above the knees.
Oh deary me, I said.
This was the one that got me-