I'm heading to Cape Town, South Africa today, although I won't actually get there today, as it is a fairly long flight, the kind of flight where after a dozen hours or so in the air you say to yourself, "How the hell can this thing stay up this long? Maybe I should have three or four more glasses of wine."
Anyway, if I ever get there, I'll resume blogging in a day or so, although it may be sporadic. I'm assuming they have the Internet in Cape Town. I know for a fact that they have penguins, and you rarely find one without the other.
Mrs. Blog, who is already there, informs me that they definitely have shopping, so: yikes.
Update: I wrote this at the airport in Atlanta, where I'm catching a connecting flight. I just looked at the blog mail and found that Ron Barrett had sent in an item that begins:
So I'm thinking maybe I need to carry on an umbrella.