It appears the Silkies have worked out some kind of co-op coop commune and are taking turns sitting on the nest. Last night it was Keiko's stint. It is certainly a more equitable arrangement than the one-nanny-for-all method of the bigger hens. If the littlest girls manage to maintain their concentration and not wander off, Musashi will definitely have something to crow about.
Still glowing from the spate of housework accomplished for my dinner guests, I declared yesterday a day of rest and started and finished a book, and threw in a nap for good measure. 'Twas grand.