All the talk about Nelson Mandela and South Africa has made Robert reminisce about his honeymoon with Mira in that country. Here’s a map of their 1800 mile self supported bike ride, during which they learned a lot.
From the Germans Have a Word for Everything Department:
Entlistungsfreude – the sense of satisfaction afforded by crossing things off lists.
Here’s a pretty good NYT video obituary of Nelson Mandela.