Umbrellas- Take Shelter- South Africa

It’s Essex England and it’s raining again!

It’s the rain, and then snow, now the storm clouds appear.   But of course it is April, not to forget ‘April Showers’; which are the norm they say!

UMBRELLA’S TO YOU!!

Umbrella Tree

This is the well known Umbrella tree, Musang Cecropioides.  Natural shade, and if it rains, as it does in Africa, proper rain!  Take shelter.

take shelter

And if you are on the way home, take shelter!

umbrellas

And if rain arrives at an inapropriate time- take shelter!

Goats take shelter too

Goats on an ‘Away Day’ in Kenya!

Africa

Yes it rains all around the world, if we are lucky!

rain-in-garden

And some not so prepared!

Taking shelter 2

The umbrella tree could have saved him!  If he was in Africa!

umbrella.

That was the ‘U’ entry on Jenny’s Alphabe Thursday Challenge/

Advertisements

About liz2you

Life just happens when you plan something else. 50 years spent in Africa and relevant stories.
This entry was posted in Alphabet Thursday, rain and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

6 Responses to Umbrellas- Take Shelter- South Africa

  1. joanfrankham says:

    love the photos, especially the animal umbrella!

  2. love this post (am originally from Holland so I know that the rain can catch you while unprepared! Those two people under the bridge -kinda cute:)

  3. I love the goats taking shelter picture. And the boys under the bridge.

    What a fUn wander through the rain!

    Thanks for the smile.

    A+

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s