Remember when I said no?
Guess what was waiting for me upon my return to Marie Celeste1?
Damn you, Professor, and your inability to deliver.
As such, since arrival fingies have been worn to the proverbial.
Oh, the holiday?
Tremendous. Wonderful. Amazing. Delightful. And every other superlative you can come up with.
More on that later (when the work stress dissipates somewhat).
1I really must arrive at a more apt name.