Good Lord, folks, I’ve reached my 500th post!
[H did point out that he wrote some three or four of those posts, so, technically, WE'VE reached OUR 500th post].
Your comments on my last (huge, venting) post moved me to tears. You all deserve a bouquet of flowers and a gift certificate. What you’re getting, is me giving you each a specially hand-crafted individual reply, as soon as I’ve finished here.
I don’t think I’d’ve ever kept writing for so long, through all the highs and lows and bellowing and weeping, without your support, Gentle Readers. So, all I have to say in this post, all I need to say, all I can ever say, is…