And, in local news, volunteers are being sought for a trek across the Sinai Desert to help raise money for research into the disease ME, and a new owner is being for Ron the cat, who has somehow managed to contract AIDS. (Does anyone know how cats get AIDS?)
Oh, and the firewall's not letting me through. Again. And for some reason, I can't talk to anyone who can fix it this time. I just get a series of don't-give-a-shit boys who don't understand the problem and couldn't really care less, tell me someone's looking into it then put the phone down on me.
Later. Have emptied Anita's desk. Have made another fruitless call to IT support. Daffs looking rather lost on empty desk. Feeling despondent.