` Admittedly, I have been somewhat... hirudinoid lately, skulking across the background of other peoples' lives. That, and the utility room door in the hallway.
` Pardon the blurriness - it's tricky to take pictures of oneself with a mere CDC. (Strangely, I look almost normal without goggles....)
` At any rate, my days of being a human leech are over. I now have a lab of my own to occupy with every bizarre thing I own - and nothing I don't.
` I have yet to repair MAL, however much I miss him, so it will be a while until I can resume my business and subsequently obtain internet service of my own.
` This doesn't mean I'll be offline the whole time - in fact, I will probably spend a lot of time at one of the library's computers.
` In time, though, I will aquire new computer parts, perhaps something to sleep on, and... maybe get a haircut. Seriously, my hair is starting to remind me of my mutant Haumania!