Well the answer was Passiflora foetida. Any disputes should be addressed to the Government of the HK SAR Ministry of Flowers.
Regular readers may like to know that rumbling in the background is still the great washing machine saga. M blotted their copybook again today by turning up at 1pm for a 4pm appointment. We were out (again). And the technician did not speak Cantonese so Mrs. Ha refused to let him come back and sent him away with a flea in his ear. She cheered up later when she received her Korean exam results and passed with flying colours. Nevertheless Happy-Mealy-Man is now booked in again for tomorrow I believe. With added language qualification, I hope. Perhaps he will be a Korean speaker this time.
After a morning of work I am confined to barracks by the rain. Those paying attention will know that Mrs. Ha and I are off on hols next month. Les Grandes Vacances. The question is where do we spend our first 5 days? Well I looked back at the photos I took in 2008 to remind myself of what lies ahead. What a load of old rubbish. Hardly a keeper in there by today’s standards. Here is a selection of 3 so you can guess as today’s quiz option.
Clue: It is not Skegness.
Just in case it is all too much for you, here’s a bonus shot.
And I can’t do fairer than that.