Here sit the sun's heat stored and seeds in waiting.
In the flower shop, the manager says to one of his staff with reference to Heidi :"Will you serve this young lady." It reminds me of the Spanish convention, which my Catalan friend assures me is inoffensive, of addressing a stranger as joven, young man, whatever his age, providing he is younger than you.
In Hall's bookshop, in the umbrella rack, just inside the door, among a few scruffy umbrellas, a battered hockey stick. "Somebody left it there," they say."We keep it in case of burglars."