1. Here, you must watch your footsteps; not to avoid tripping, but to avoid stepping into the perplexing amount of dog poo that is left on the pavement. It mysteriously appears overnight and even after being kicked around (gross, I know), remains for days.
2a. I have never texted more in my life. Texts with my landlord. Texts with the internet-contract-signing dude. I don't hate texting any less.
2b. Despite the above-mentioned dramatic increase in texts, my abilities have not improved. Rather than steering clear of texting and driving, I try not to text and walk, especially into double-decker buses.
3. The light in my kitchen might be the most consistently pretty light I've ever experienced.