So I'm off - in a few hours I'll be in the air and on my way to Japan. I've done everything I can to prepare except pack - and I've become an adept at packing due to my commuter lifestyle, so I refuse to freak out about that. The smart shoes are re-heeled, the various language aids packed, the iPod charged and the sleeping tablets handy in my "sleeping on a plane" kit.
I wasn't going to post yet, but once aging, PhD comics seems to be talking directly to me. See panel 3:
Ho hum. I just hope the fame doesn't go to his head!
*Travels with Auntie Emma