The view from the top of the stairs window across the rooftops towards Gibraltar today. The rain came down and the thunder rumbled away; the clouds lifted and then descended again. I perched by the open window with a towel on top of the bookshelves, as the rain was coming in most of the time. Cats came and looked curiously at me. And so, no, those of you who don’t live in Spain, the sun does not shine everyday…..