Just a Little Crazed

When self looks back on the week, she thinks it has been a good week.

She was able to write. A little.

And she even finished reading a good book, Vikram Seth’s Two Lives (She wasn’t able to write a single post about it, but trust her, it was a good book)

She called son today, and he seemed anxious that hubby and self had decided to drive down on the day of his commencement. “It’s at 9, and I have to be at the stadium at 8,” he tells self. Oh. That means self and hubby have to be out of here by 4 a.m. on Sunday. What the hey!

Self is grateful that she was able to speak to Dearest Mum every day on the phone and more or less keep abreast of the ever-shifting tide of her daily plans, even though today she is a little crazed because Dearest Mum was having a fit because, she said, niece G hadn’t been returning her calls, and Dearest Mum had no idea where tonight’s Phi Beta Kappa induction ceremony at Stanford was taking place. So self had to google the Phi Beta Kappa Stanford chapter website. And she told Dearest Mum that the ceremony was going to be held in Memorial Auditorium, at 7 p.m. And Dearest Mum wanted self to pick her up and drive her to Mem Aud, even though it was already 6:30 p.m. And luckily, self had an excuse handy, for hubby had just called with the news that good friend Fulton G, who teaches at Tufts, is in town, and we are meeting him in the city …

Now, self only has to give feedback to a few students from her on-line class, water the plants (almost expiring from thirst, for self’s had no chance to water at all today or yesterday), and feed the li’l crits.

Stay tuned, dear blog readers, stay tuned.


  1. June 13, 2009 at 2:27 am

    Is Fulton an Ateneo classmate of hubby? We had lunch with the children of two members of that class today.

  2. June 13, 2009 at 2:29 am

    I know! I got your TM but wasn’t able to respond.

    Yes, Fulton’s from Ateneo …

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