The good thing about living in the country is you can plant all kinds of fruit trees and have a plentiful supply of fruits. He has bananas, papayas, custard-apples, passion fruit, rambutans, durians, and langsat. He has even a few cocoa plants although cocoa planting has long been abandoned in favour of oil-palm.
The pond, which will be the centre piece of country living. The ground is being returfed with carpet grass. His suggestion that the banana trees that fringe the pond should be cut down was not favourably received