September 21, 2014


This week, at least six different people, in different contexts, on different occasions, remarked, you’re looking really happy, comfortable, invigorated recently.” The words they used were different, but the message was the same: something about my demeanor this week made it seem as though I was on cloud nine.

People generally consider me as a happy, jovial fellow. I laugh loudly and easily, and I am almost never caught without a smile on my face. This week, however, I seemed even more enthused with life. I can’t really say why this week was different from any others, but here are a few possible reasons: