With inclement weather upon us, a couple of days past saw Bob and I make the decision to continue onward. With that decision made, we entered the Oise river and motored to first Compiegne, then Creil.

From Creil, weather permitting, it would be possible to undertake the 10km or so bike ride to Chateau Chantilly.

A laugh to finish the evening. A couple of swans paddled to the boat, hoping for a nibble. About to take some pics, a loud flapping noise erupted from the right.

To my surprise, at a pace, one of the swans suddenly took flight. Within seconds, I discovered why. The sight of another swan racing to take off in chase appeared from the left…….