Nigel the Charity Pig wanted to drive this morning as Bonnie and I headed to Oxford:
I hated to have to point out to him that he couldn’t reach both the wheel and the pedals at the same time, but it’s true.
At Balliol College:
Oxford makes Nigel feel all literary, and he insisted on visiting the pub the Eagle and Child, where J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis used to hang out:
So we also popped into the famous bookstore Blackwell:
Nigel loves the venerable Bodleian Library:
The gift shop is nice, too:
I directed Nigel’s attention away from this sign, intended for those interested in purchasing tickets to the guided tour of the Bodleian:
Nigel joined us for a champagne afternoon tea at the ritzy Randolph Hotel:
He can’t wait to get at those cucumber sandwiches!