Despite having been in somewhat of a morose frame of mind over the last week or so, I have had the good fortune to have met and associated with quite a number of people who have been able to keep me from sinking down into a well of despair.
The "down in the dumps" syndrome has even been noticeable in what I’ve written recently. It’s been so noticeable in fact, that one friend, who writes a blog under the name Wandering Vet, took the time to get me a call to see how I’m doing and to try and cheer me up. Actually, it feels good to have someone that concerned with my well being that they would do that. (more…)