8:12 a.m. to 8:13 a.m.
I’m liking the way 2016 is shaping up. This is three out of three days with fine morning light. With a layer of frost and some sea fog today. But above zero at sunrise. The sun seemed to suddenly hop up out of the sea. Then, a minute later, it slid up to disappear behind the clouds. Shortest sunrise on record. But superb show.
The roots of this fir tree were entering the septic system and had to go. Thomas came by to take it down and to do some dangerous tree maintenance on the other side of the property.
Here’s an animation of Thomas using the bucket truck and guiding this 200 lb piece of Arbutus to the ground: