My überboss returned from two weeks in Australia today. She brought the Web Team a box of chocolate-coated macadamia nuts. We're interpreting this as a sign that she will approve my request to go on two four-day programming courses within two months.
Packing update: Owning five books about the Red Baron just looks scholarly (I hope). Owning six books about Paul Simon looks an itty bit psycho-stalker. Carrying a stack of cardboard boxes home on the 5:22 makes nobody your friend.