Because, honestly, what are they going to do? Fire you?
I don't think that's really the reason- I don't know if I just haven't found my niche yet, or if I'm too picky/whiny/spoiled/jaded and I need to suck it up and deal- but I'm too busy basking in the freedom to think too much on that. It's a prep day and I have nothing to prep, so I'll be doing some writing and reading today. Writing for the Star Trek role-plays and possibly other things, reading Carl Sagan's Broca's Brain. I've read a slew of Carl Sagan's work over the years, and I've never found a book of his that didn't utterly fascinate me.
In other news, Ray bought a Corvette! 2005, red, 4500 miles, and loaded with extras. Extras like a navigation system and- wait for it- a HUD. *geekgasm* It's going to be my parents' summer car in Pittsburgh, and it will spend its winters at their vacation home in Florida. They'll be picking it up from Washington DC this weekend.
This means that I must, I must, get back to Pittsburgh before wintertime to
I also want to go to Boston and NYC sometime soon with Remy. NYC because it's just down the road practically, and Boston because a) I've never been and b) lordjosh2004 is in close proximity, and I haven't seen him in ages. We need to swap tales of married life and the work world and general geekness, old friend.
Tonight, ellie shall be visiting/sleeping over, and I for one can't wait! I really have to clean up around the apartment first, though!