Posted on September 1, 2010 at 9:35am
‘And did you know that the wind is caused by all the trees flapping their branches at the same time?’
I nod and Jake considers my words while we walk hand-in-hand through the woods, occasionally stopping for me to pluck him another blackberry.
‘Then how come it was windy when we went to London that time?’
‘Ah, well, you see, in cities they’ve had to build giant wind machines, because there aren’t enough trees there. Obviously.’