I'm much further along with work, though. A 20-minute conversation with a co-worker cleared up a lot of the design for the code I'm working on, and really set me forward. I wish I'd had this conversation weeks ago.
Under near-ideal conditions, the commute home takes about 8.5 minutes of driving.
The guy who gave Lori's father such a great deal on the price of the furnace said that he would rather be paid in cash. So today I withdrew more cash from the bank than I've ever carried as cash before. It's made me quite nervous about the possibility of theft or accident.