This beech tree has been in our front garden since we moved in over 25 years ago now.
How I wish I had photographed this tree then, as the letters are now getting difficult to read.
I suddenly want to know who these people were that wrote on our tree.
How old were they?
Where did they live?
What did they do?
And most importantly:
Did they get married?
You can see the year quite clearly as 1912 so I guess my starting point will be to look at who lived in the area at the time and who was the right sort of age to be writing love letters on our tree.
What do you think it says?
Could it be
Any other ideas? All suggestions very welcome.
Meanwhile I think I have quite a bit of digging to do.