Inka enjoying the London beach, May 2021
Inka closer to home (iPhone)
This is Inka, a Kerry Blue Terrier. The name is short for Kalinka, the title of a very well known Russian song, that reminds me of my schooldays and learning Russian. Калинка is the name of a berry tree, translated in a number of ways, including snowberry tree, redberry and viburnum.
You will probably have heard the song as it makes appearances at opening and closing shows of a variety of events, and in a number of films. Here is a link to one version:
Copyright Debbie Smyth, 2 June 2021
Posted as part of Brian’s Last on Card