Our home out at Black Fox is beginning to take shape!
We go out almost every evening to have a look around, walk through the floor plan, deliver a load of boxes to be stored in the garage, and just take it all in.
On one of our visits last week it started to sprinkle off and on just as we left. We decided to head out anyhow. It hasn’t rained in forever and it didn’t seem likely to start up then.
We were wrong.
As soon as we pulled into the drive, the sky to the east looked like this:
And the sky to the west looked like this:
Soon it began to sprinkle again, then it began to pour so we took shelter in the garage and watched from the open overhead door.
I have never experienced a country storm before. The trees and surrounding houses in our current city neighborhood provide something of a buffer to thunderstorms.
Out on flat land there is no buffer.
One feels pretty exposed, pretty vulnerable.
At the same time, that storm was incredibly beautiful.
The rain continued to pour but the sun broke through the clouds, and sure enough ~ we were treated to one of these.
It’s the little things….