Daniel has been helping Richard with various maintenance and other work on his Wayfarer dinghy.
One of Daniel's talents is doing clever things with rope. I don't even know what most of them are called, but he seems to produce neat looking knots and endings - all part of being a sailor, I suppose.
A couple of days ago, Richard bought some more rope for yet more work on the dinghy (which is sitting under one of our carports at present). Daniel was going to do something useful with it... but Sophia, who barely lets him out of her sight during the daytime, was convinced he had bought her a new toy: