In the mail today

A cheer-up card, book, and paper bag to carry these home
You have to give your friends credit for being sensitive, perceptive, and downright loving. The book is second-hand and several passages have been underlined:
But that is the whole point of a European cafe: to linger excessively and utterly without guilt.

People are least happy when they're commuting to work.

"Not my problem" is not a philosophy. It's a mental illness.

In other words, better to be a small fish in a clean pond than a big fish in a polluted lake.

Commuting, in particular, has been found to be detrimental to our happiness, as well as our physical health.

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Kindness

Notes on 'Arsenic and old lace' and the insane

Beneath the covers: Notes on 'A comedy of tenors'

Two books

Word. A silence charged with sweetness*

Dolphin love and limits

Woman Worldwide indeed

Artisan voyeur

To rebel, to never rush

Gained