Whatever that means
He’s got the binoculars so that he can see whether his stick is catching up on Ellen’s. He fluffed his start and his original stick didn’t even make it into the water. A hasty replacement was allowed to be thrown but it’s behind. Ellen’s drifted closer to the shore where the water moves more slowly so his catches up and wins. He fancies the Pooh sticks race becoming an annual event. I could go along with that.
This was after the cycle to Boat of Garten and back. And after the little fire that we used to cook sausages but before the drive back down to Boat of Garten to look for the Ospreys, which it turned out, had already flown to the south of Spain. But it was a nice visit anyway.