Leaving for Potsdam (actually Lake Placid for tomorrow) in 7 hrs.
Whoa. This is real. WEEE-OOOOOOOHHHHDDD.
My friends couldn't be anymore incredible. I'm so glad that I'll have them when I come back home. Each and e'ry one of 'em, I'm sure. I've never had that sense of security before. It's great.