"My long two-pointed ladder's sticking through a tree Toward heaven still, and there's a barrel that I didn't fill Beside it, and there may be two or three Apples I didn't pick upon some bough." - for "After Apple-Picking" (photographer unknown)
Why you need sheep on your homestead
Why You Need Sheep on the Homestead www.theelliotthomestead.com
Miss Potter's beloved Herdwick sheep were probably introduced by Norse settlers between the and centuries during the Viking invasions. She bequeathed fifteen farms to the National Trust, and per her instructions all continue to graze Herdwick flocks.