.. to Red State. The main purpose is a meeting with Dr. Advisor about the dissertation draft.
The good: haircut, Indian food, seeing Bex
The bad: 14 hour round trip drive between Thursday noon and Saturday afternoon
The possibly ugly: facing the truth about my dissertation.
I know Dr. Advisor will be diplomatic. I know he'll read it carefully and give a complete critique.
I know I have a good idea -- I just want to be more done than he'll (rightly) say I am... Although, I also have a new idea for a 6th chapter up my sleeve, just in case.