This afternoon I managed to not take a nap, so I'll probably be falling asleep pretty early tonight. It means missing hours of watching the full moon, but it's a bit chilly for moon-watching anyway. I'm sure there will be plenty of warm nights for that activity coming up in the next few months.
I just killed an ant that was crawling up my wall. I have no idea how it got into the house. It might have ridden in from outside on me, but if so it must have happened earlier today. Ants aren't active when it gets this cold. Actually I don;t recall seeing any ants outside today at all. They'd better not be colonizing the floor joists. It was big enough to have been a carpenter ant, and ants eating my house are just about the last thing I need. Maybe I should get a pet anteater. Portia probably wouldn't like it, but she can't stop ants from eating the house, so tough luck for her.
My dinner is in the oven right now because I got distracted earlier and forgot to get it started. I'll be eating about half past eleven, and I hope I can stay awake long enough to do so. If I fall asleep it could burn up by the time I woke, and the house would probably reek of it for days. There'd better be something really gripping on television for the next hour.