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On top of all the bay area celebrations I managed to fly to Austin in time for Christmas dessert and caroling at B and Q's and get a garden-loofah party favor! In case you were wondering, we did accomplish all of my ambitious goals for the visit. (We ate pancakes and bread and noodles. I stayed up way too late reading Fingersmith. But still managed to sleep into the double digits most nights. Katie and I are still slightly obsessed with Sherlock Holmes.) And more! We also... walked a lot. (I suddenly wished I was as
Other highlights of the holiday season included fixing most of my electronics and getting a surprising bounty of presents all around! I can't get over how thoughtful friends and family were this year. I will be thinking of you in turn when I hang my favorite pictures and light candles and raise my glass and eat lunch and count the days and see the world clearly!