Of course we forgot the camera. Of course, we decided to not go shopping but visit a local historical spot instead. Of course we stumbled upon a fantastic bunch of civil war enthusiasts, complete with pikes, muskets, washerwomen and seventeenth century extreme left wing political bickering.
I paused for half a second too long and ended up getting drawn in to a brilliant impromptu lecture about musketry. Frau Random Doubt was treated to a rant about the rights of women in the Stuart era. The wee hen just loved the swords!