* "I think there should be laughs in everything. Sometimes, it's a slammed door, a pie in the face or
just a recognition of our frailties." Alan Rickman
* The visit to booklandia:comfortable chair, soft sunlight through lace curtains, Midnight in Broad Daylight, reading as I walk to the door to let the dogs out. I am suddenly aware of the time when my lodger returns.
* The misty swirl of vapor escaping.