It was hard, because we all (there were three of us) think highly of the student and she did work hard on the thesis, but she didn't quite get to the 'distinction' place (you know it when you see it). And we can't pass her with distinction just because her gf for the distinction (two of the three of us were on the gf's committee as well). I knew it would not go well, I just didn't realize how upset she would be.
There has been a bit of knitting stockinette on the Construction Zone top and now it just looks like a big grey blob:
I went out to the farm yesterday to check on everyone. There were a lot of plein air painters there and the alpacas were very busy posing for their fans. Below is Calypso's mini-herd--right now he is with the castrated boys who are a bit gentle but still will do some roughhousing with him. From left to right--Atom is the white one (he's mine as well), then Griffin (the brown one), Calypso behind him, and Navarre.
And finally, some pretty flowers in the garden:
Have a great day!