Ways of working up an appetite that are frankly better to watch from the comfort of a bar than to take part in - tugging and warring 20cm x 32cm. Indian ink on drawing card

Why not, I thought, unite

(a) the tug-of-war (sokatira)

(b) grapes & vines

(c) the rural sport of cows/bulls/oxen pulling huge stones (idi probak)


(d) weird Basque twisted metal Oteiza-Chillida-Basterretxea-Ibarrola-type sculptures?

"OK", I replied to myself, "I will."

And do you know what? I did. I was just in that kind of a mood, I suppose