I mentioned that we were out for an evening (if you can call it that at 6.30pm at this time of year) walk. We were at our easy standby of Five Rivers - the fact that it is also a beautiful place is sometimes clouded by familiarity and locality, but it was particularly lovely yesterday.
We even managed a group picture in our regular spot (well, I say regular - the last two times were well over a year ago). Exile #3 was the one who suggested it today.
Other sights included a female red-winged blackbird - I think I have trouble identifying these every year at this time and a very photogenic snapping turtle: