“No-one would have believed, in these the opening years of the twenty-first century that our personal gardening affairs were being observed from the perimeter plots of the allotment garden. No-one could have dreamed that all our cultivations and plans were being scrutinized, as someone with a microscope studies creatures that swarm and multiply in a drop of water. To our mind few gardeners could ever consider the possibility of the utter destruction of other peoples’ plots. And yet, across the small and intimate space of this supposedly communal council garden, minds most assuredly inferior to ours regarded our plot with envious eyes, and slowly, and surely, they drew their plans against it…”
Not everyone in a garden is a gardener
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Disgusting. We have thefts but this is just malicious and spiteful.
I’m appalled that anyone professing to be a gardener would do something so callous.
I love your War of the Worlds reference though.
A little bit Wells, a little bit Wayne and a lot left unsaid…
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That’s terrible. It’s a very neat cut so they must have had a tool – and that makes it seem like it was planned rather than spur of the moment.