Apologies for light posting
This (poor) photograph shows a State Railway of Thailand sleeper car. (It looks small because it is small; Thai railroads are metre-
three-foot gauge.) I took a fifteen-hour train ride down to the South for two day's-worth of visiting; and then took the same fifteen-hour train back, except the train was five hours late getting into Bangkok.
So I slept badly on the train, because the air conditioning was brutally cold, and I hadn't thought to bring an extra blanket. And then I slept badly where I stayed, because the country is incredibly noisy, far more so than the city: Insects, birds, frogs, snorting bulls! So I ended up stunned with exhaustion when that trip was done, and then had other obligations over the weekend. Lots of material to write about, if I can figure out what to say.
And so I basically collapsed, but now I hope I am back in form, although I will go out of form again this Friday, when I have another back tooth pulled, the one that once occluded the tooth already pulled, and thank you, Correntians for talking me through the tooth-pulling process and helping me do it. Onward!