This slow unpacking involves coming across frequent surprises, jolts, back into the Bob. Today was ‘Poplar Farm Blackberry and Apple, 2002’ One of our periods of estrangement, a geography of a Suffolk long house Linstead, with Annabelle. I remember his pleasure in making jam, and gifting it, with all that time that he had on his hands.
After a long silence an email from a brother, who may or may not send some of our shared photographs. They are of no value, I said, except to us.