Tuesday, December 11, 2012
74. A Rope - In Case by Lillian Beckwith
"Miss Peckwitt" has got into the Hebredean habit of bringing a piece of rope when she goes out - in case. It comes in handy more than once in this book of amusing anecdotes and observations about working a croft, local customs, belief in the supernatural and superstitions in the fictional Scottish island of Bruach.