1) While reluctant to be awake so early - before 6 AM - I am seizing the day. Coffee, devotional, very brisk one-hour walk through the arboretum ending with food shopping, laundry, and now breakfast. Feeling good.
1a) Bibliomancy took me to Matthew 15, of which I retained that what defiles a man most is not what he takes in through his mouth, but what he brings forth from his mouth, for the latter comes from the heart. Too lazy to go hunt up the specific quote.
2) Surely there is a pub someplace in Britain called the Stinging Nipple.
3) The nice tax man can still do my taxes, even though I'm contacting him so late.