1. I wake up to a Facebook message from my wonderful friend Rebecca, Faithful Early Reader and Editor of "Inevitable", saying she has responded, within hours, to my comments on her comments. "I can't wait to read the next draft" has to be the most beautiful phrase to me at the moment.
2. I don't miss the train.
3. The metro station at Avenue Louise is wallpapered in one huge, red, bilingual "happy Christmas" greeting. Sometimes, Belgium makes me smile.