The latest from Buck's Sooper-Sleep Study: I went to bed at 2030 hrs last night, which would be 8:30 pm for you civilians. I don't think I've gone to bed at that time since I was about ten, but I did last evening. I woke up at 0300 hrs (or so) which is about six hours of drug-induced sleep. (About which: we're having ourselves some GREAT BIG WONDERFUL dreams; I just wish I could remember the details. They're good, though... trust me.) We made the coffee and all that other stuff, drank a full pot and then went BACK to bed around 0700 hrs and remained there until 0930. I've never had "normal" sleeping hours since I rejected gainful employment as a valid lifestyle, but THIS is ridiculous.
So. We've been out and about already this morning... renewing our lease for another year (Celebrating one year on these premises on 9/15/2012. Come to our anniversary celebration!), renewing the beer supply for a day or three (Turbodog!), and purchasing a screen door for our humble abode (for cooling Fall breezes!). About which, this: