by Andrew Sullivan
Dormansland, Surrey, England, noon.
I'll be sending a few vacation snapshots for the next couple of weeks. This is from my brother's house, a few minutes from where I grew up. We spent yesterday afternoon walking through nearby Ashdown Forest, Henry VIII's old hunting grounds and also the venue for the Hundred Acre Wood of the Winnie The Pooh stories. A scene of the kind of woodlands I grew up in, with my brother's dog, Gillie, scampering madly about, below the fold: