There is an old newsreel on the site of “Beeld en Geluid” which shows some problems for the pilots on the “Westerschelde” after a period of intense foggy weather. My father-in-law worked as a pilot in those days (1959) and therefore the video is a sweet memory …..
You can see his “beurtpennetje” in the video.
He married this beautiful girl , working at the Philips site in Eindhoven …..
Ginger (Roeben’s dog) testing the car that Roeben bought for his commute.
I highly recommend to watch this documentary
It shows how the USA murdered one of their most intelligent and peaceful citizens.
In rememberance of Aaron Swartz.
We named her Jes. Our first-born daughter.
Our ancestors had to work hard and long …..
There is a larva of a dragonfly on our couch on the veranda. Now just have to wait till the “magic” happens ….
I found a short video on YouTube which shows what we can expect ….
I listened to this music today…… ;-)
We went back to the farmhouse together. It’s like a museum of how the poor simple peasant in Zeeland was working and living for the past 100 years ….
The whole plot is full of wild plants interspersed with the old overgrown garden plants.
the stone walls are okay
The white chalk paint is typical for this region. Openings can be seen even at midnight without using electric light.
The wood has a thick layer of tar, an ancient tradition that is not allowed these days.
I was able to film the stable and got the impression as if the animals were just taken out. It would be the perfect decor for a movie about the birth of Jesus Christ ;-)
Marjan told me that this farm-house was for sale and I was curious …