1. My sage cutting finally have roots to pot on. The neat fibre modules. A shuffle around to encourage the long purple aubergines to catch up with the other varieties.

2. To lose an hour chatting about all the things that excite us.

3. I clear the last remaining bed: from here on in, at that plot at least, it’s just maintenance.

3b. Lily gets excited when it’s finally time to leave. She pulls me to the gate and then rushes us on to the park. It’s a good job they’re nearby.

4. We don’t have to wait long for John to come home.