The eyes have it

Visiting Westray as a tourist, one thing must strike you; You’re on holiday on someone’s farm. There are beautiful beef steers everywhere. They’re lively, skittish and inquisitive. They run in herds across the open green fields when I cycle past. They come with steaming wet noses to see me when I stop to admire them. To me they’re beautiful and to the farmers they’re valuable. Here’s one which had beautiful eyes.

The Eyes Have It - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

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