Stuck?  In a tight corner?  No going forward … or back?  Call yourself Cragfast. A sheep cornered on a crag, to starve in the absence of rescue. It happens to people too, hope never to me or you.

In Arthur Ransome’s Winter Holiday an intrepid boy edges along a perilous ledge to rescue such a sheep, which we might then describe as ‘crag-free’?


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