Images of a Big Island

Sailor’s Delight

Back in the days when people used to look at the sky and be able to gain a fair idea of what the weather would bring, there was an old saying; “Red sky at night, sailor’s delight, Red sky in the morning, sailor’s warning!”

Recently we had two days in a row of sunsets like this, which is quite unusual, but it has been a funny year for weather anyway. Must be all those farting cows and belching sheep.
Save the Planet! Kill them all and throw them on a BBQ plate.

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9 responses

  1. Beautiful photo Tim. Oh how I wish I was there.

    November 9, 2010 at 10:31 am

  2. I believe you will be next year Jamie! I’ll post more just to whet your appetite.

    Cheers,

    November 10, 2010 at 12:41 am

  3. wayte27

    Nice Tim,tranquil indeed. When your firing up ya barbie next send out the invite

    November 10, 2010 at 4:35 pm

    • Thanks Adrian, believe it or not, I don’t have a bbq. Too bloody rainy here at the moment anyway!

      November 11, 2010 at 1:54 pm

  4. Tony Middleton

    great colours and hues Tim ! I often wonder about some of these old sayings, many can come from the northern hemisphere, with weather patterns being in the reverse… hrmm 😉

    November 14, 2010 at 6:41 am

    • Thanks Tony.
      A lot of those old sayings do come from the N Hemisphere originally, they do work here, however they are usually more relevant to higher latitudes.

      November 14, 2010 at 12:58 pm

  5. Great image Tim, also love the frame. Looks very cool when opened in a new window!

    November 15, 2010 at 12:21 am

    • Thanks David, I have been playing around with frames etc quite a lot lately. I quite like the look!

      November 15, 2010 at 12:51 am

  6. Very stunning scenery! thanks for sharing!

    November 29, 2010 at 3:11 pm

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