North Star will need a new floor at the end of the refit. Apparently there are like billions of possibilities. I hadn't really noticed.
It seems we are having 'slate' in the bathroom. Or the heads. Whatever.
And 'sawn hornbeam' for the rest of the boat. Meanwhile, Helen has been painting one of our bedrooms lilac. Except the paint is named 'fresh linen'. What is it with all these DIY companies?
As I sat on the train every morning all last week, I was thinking "We need sawn hornbeam for the floor of the boat. And that lilac paint reminds me of something, but I can't quite put my finger on what it is."
Good Little Ship – Peter Willis’s book about Ransome’s boat is out now - Just in time for Christmas, I’d say! Here’s what publishers Lodestar have to say: ‘Generations of children and their parents have delighted in Arthur Ranso...
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