yesterday's post didn't happen because there was a gremlin playing around with my internet service yesterday.
there's also been a gremlin messing with my heart rate monitor. (143, 143, 143, 143, 197, 197, 197, 197, 197, 146, 146, 209, 209, 209 . . . )
perhaps it's the same group of gremlins who wreaked havoc with my ice maker, my water filtration system, the sink drain, the dishwasher . . .
anyway, one can easily reach a point where---regardless of the commitment made---there is just no point in continuing to fight the gremlins and one just has to