Last week I saw the photographer who had been with me when I bought those plants again. We were on another shoot, this time in Edinburgh. It felt both ages and no time since we’d been in North Yorkshire, waiting for summer to start and making garden plans.
Summer’s well and truly here now and to prove it, this is what greeted me this morning:
There’s a neatness to life sometimes, the way things go in cycles. I meet a photographer and together we buy some plants. I meet her again just as the plants produce fruit. Everything has gone full circle, and there’s a full fat red circle of tomatoey goodness to prove it.