1. It's been a tough morning and it's a relief to hand Alec over to the professionals at nursery.
2. I tell the physio that Bettany has finally mastered clapping after some days of trial and error. He looks thoughtful. "I suppose it is quite complicated." He does a few experimental claps. Bettany, looking joyful to meet someone who shares her interests, copies him.
3. Bettany and I dig into bed for the afternoon.