The best words that a cook can hear: "I'm hungry".
Prodigious is not a word I use often. But the snail I meet this morning on the decaying leaf of a courgette plant is prodigious, vaster than empires.
I enjoy telling the time by the quality of the light allowing for the growing hours of darkness and the state of the weather.
comes under the blind in the morning, making allowance for the longer period of darkness and the weather anticiapted.