Sorry not to be chattier -- yet. I've been busy getting ready to leave tomorrow for Merrie Olde England, to attend a celebration in honor of the Oxford English Dictionary's 80th anniversary. (I can hardly believe that the OED is only 80 years old!) For now, three things to say:
In one minute, 255 babies will be born, 83,000 people will make love, and our hearts will beat more than 500 billion times.