Home From Home – Day 8

Dear, dear. Where has all the time gone? I need to post more often. Still another week to Stuck in Stornaway.


You arrive at Badentarbat too early for the ferry, so you wander around the beach. When you reach the ferry, you find it’s not running due to earlier rain, so you have to wait for the afternoon trip. You don’t realise that, exactly a week later, a similar event will have far worse consequences.

While he paints a white cottage with a tin roof,


you read a good book with two names. The version you have been lent is the American one:

The boat trip takes in many seals


and gives you time to enjoy tea and scones on one of the islands.