2. I want to buy a bunch of copies of that book and give them away like I did when I was in high school with Hope for the Flowers, by Trina Paulus.
3. Sometimes your kids tell you things that sound like someone's tall tale. When you find out one of those tales is not, the effect is jaw-dropping and it makes you listen to them more carefully.
4. If I want to run at 5 tomorrow I better get the hell to bed.
5. Life is good. Always. Even though.