1) A delicate rainbow traces its way across a dark expanse of cloud, illuminating and hopeful.
2) The scene before me is dramatic – towards Edinburgh it’s dark and moody and the Ochils have hidden themselves in the gloom. Moving westwards, the power station, with the Ochils behind, looms out of the mist. Further west again, and Dumyat is bathed in a pool of sunlight.
3) The girl in the shop couldn’t have been more friendly and helpful. “… and I’d tell you if it didn’t look good!”, she said. Trusting her judgement, I bought the item.