Hey, I hope my topic wasn't a downer. My other thread on cocktails got a lot more attention
My week has been OK except for a minor cookie incident. I am still maintaining my 8 lb loss. I was fine with that for a while since I have failed at maintenance in the past, but after six weeks I am ready for a new loss. I know the culprit is sugar--I need to be more diligent about desserts.
For you to be here now, trillions of drifting atoms had somehow to assemble in an intricate and intriguingly obliging manner to create you. It's an arrangement so specialized and particular that it has never been tried before and will only exist this once.
--Bill Bryson, "A Short History of Nearly Everything"