1. In a flowershop bucket, anemones hide deep red and purple petals behind a lace of green sepals.
2. An unattended rubber ball bounces down a London street, noticed only by Caroline, who points it out to me.
3. Hilary tells a true story that makes me giggle every time I catch her eye. It involves 93-year-old charity shop volunteer who was so short-sighted that she whipped out a magnifying glass whenever anyone asked her to look at something. One day, a flasher came into the shop... and I think you can see where this is going.