Rain has been dropping out of the sky for most of the day.. I nipped out at about half past nine in the morning to chalk up the word, at a moment when it wasn't raining.
Later in the day there was another less rainy moment. Himself went for a brisk walk round the block, and I took secateurs and bucket outside to tidy up the plants which were trailing over the wall, and cut back the last dead flowers on the rose bush. All the writing on the pavement and wall had been washed away.
The cats took a dim view of the weather