( Friday, December 14, 2007 )

A Good Gift Cures All Ills

Often times, after putting in 15-, 17-, 20-hour days at work and running on 12 hours of sleep (total) over the course of 5 days, you start to get a little tired, a little miserable, a little down. And, often times, very few things outside of crack cocaine and/or mid-season hibernation can really pull your spirits up.

But then Christmas rolls around and a generous boss hands out gifts to the crew. And not just any gifts: quite possibly the coolest gifts I've ever gotten. Behold:

And then, to make things even better, I live with a guy who knows how I tick. So when I come home to unexpected surprises like what you'll see below, well, I get a little choked up. Geoff is a fantastic human being.

(And in case you were wondering, Jesus did grow up to 600% his original size.)