*A quacking noise came from below our balcony and when I stepped out to investigate a boy in our building had found the squeaky toy dinosaur on a bike in the rack too tempting. I called "Hi!" down to him to ask about his first day of school. He is a rather small boy going to Middle School for the first time, riding his bike two miles. He was chipper.
*We have to go on a car trip--"Canterbury Tales" on CD is 25 hours long and we've just begun it.
*A nutrition counselor who is surprised at my weight--she thinks I weigh less.