God, it was so moving and inspiring to listen to these intelligent, accomplished people making speeches full of meaning and *not* being cut off by a floor director or a rude interlude of music.
If there's anywhere on earth I aspire to be someday it's at this annual event!
And on a totally un-related note, we got our annual Thanksgiving dinner of an Amalfi's pizza, and we've already been indulging. Then I wrote some more words. I'm up to about 18,000, not nearly enough. I need to get back to it.