“I thought it was a great idea–it was a flash of inspiration—and I planted several thousand oak trees. Once it was completed we put a seat in the field, overlooking the hill near where she used to live,” Howes told the Daily Mail. “I sometimes go down there, just to sit and think about things. It is a lovely and lasting tribute to her which will be here for years”.

Winston didn’t advertise his tribute, but a few have had the joy of seeing it from the air and experiencing just a little bit of the affection that Winston felt for Janet. The hot air balloonist who discovered this hidden heart, Andy Collett, told the Daily Mail that, “this was the most amazing sight I have ever seen from the sky. You can just imagine the love story”.

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