16. Who are you in love with?
No one. There are lots of people who I love, but I'm not in love with anyone.
In my life...
Unremarkable weather for January.
Day 1 without Mommy was tough on Peppy. She did not want to take the bottle from anyone but Papi. Fortunately, Papi only works until noon today.
Still engrossed in Mary: Mrs. A. Lincoln. I wish there were notes telling what is history and what is fiction. A line that impressed: "his integrity made all who listened believe in their own goodness." That's the kind of thing I want people to say about me and my children.
In the world...
A cat saved a baby who had been abandoned in a cardboard box by crawling into the box with it to keep it warm, and meowing until passersby stopped to investigate. The baby is fine, but would have frozen to death without the cat's intervention.
Protesters yesterday closed a section of I-93 in Boston.
The Beagle 2 space probe, launched by Britain in 2013 and missing since, has been discovered by NASA.
Another hostage-taking in Paris that ended without incident, and a foiled police-assault attempt in Belgium.