1. Wearing a “Falling Whistles” necklace and getting to tell the story behind it (only to people who asked) – and with each telling, remembering exactly how lucky and genuinely blessed I am.
2. The look I got from the cafeteria cashier when I tried to pay for a large leaf of lettuce and two slices of tomato. (All I needed were toppings for a sandwich I brought from home.) He furrowed his brow, scrunched his nose, frowned his lips slightly, then asked, “Just salad and tomato?” When I responded with a chipper, “Yup!”, he waved me along and said, “No bother. Go ahead.” Awww, thanks!
3. Reaching post #100. Woot!