Also, on a different note, the parent thinks I should stop mentioning an impending PhD to prospective suitors. She thinks I may be using a futuristic parhai plan to scare off random men. She's on to me.
Another random tangent: if you haven't seen & heard the 'Playing for Change' songs (in life) then you're doing yourself a disservice. The one below is my favorite, but there are many where this one came from. Enjoy.