It has rained for three days solid here in the Free State and once again, our river running next to the town, is swollen and overflowing onto certain farm roads
The ground, rivers, dams and vleis (swamps) are all saturated and the rainwater has nowhere to go anymore!
My friend Carina lives on a farm at the foothills of the flat mountain in the background. This morning she had to be escorted to town as the drift across their farm road was awash
Our gentle almost non-existent brook running just outside the town of Marquard, is suddenly a raging torrent!
A barn swallow takes a break on an old fence post in the river
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