From Western Cumbria to Western Cape Feb 2008 letter

We are 4 months in to our first 6 months posting to Dwarskloof Farm. Dwars is an Afrikaans word meaning ‘across’or ‘challenge’. It certainly has been a challenge. First the lack of electricians then the floods then the worms then the power cuts then the power surge then the visitors then the crickets then the post office then the insurance …