Let's just stop for a moment and drink in the picture the above sentence paints.
The missus had gone to bed flatly refusing to assist in my endeavours and moreover exclaiming that I look insane to the neighbours.
On all fours and with new head torch in place I discovered these things;
- Red light does not spook worms as much as white light.
- A spooked worm retracts into it's hole really quickly.
- During the herculean battle to extract worm from hole, use your fingernails for grip and you've lost as the worm will break.
- I like worming, it's good fun.