Not up at 4, but 6:11, now looking at 6:22.  Both lectures went well, with passionate rumbles from my Self, the students.  Just the Exchange of Ideas I aim for, what I took my first professor position to feel, had in my dreams of seeing that Self do what I’d be doing, am doing.

More of wine industry “friends” traveling I learned last night.  My mood sank a bit but then I revived it, saying ‘I’ll be there in Philly like Katie, and in Chicago like Rachel watching the snow fall, sending video footage to her babies…” Patience.