1. He-Who-Shall-Not-Be-Named and Char are now both back from holidays that seemed to last forever. It feels good to have a whole team again.
2. The greenery outside the meeting room is reflected on the surface of the table.
3. A parcel containing a large and expensive box of chocolates -- Fenella and Andy's birthday present was a subscription to Hotel Chocolate. There are two of each variety, so Katie and I will work our way through each month's box, comparing notes and making pretentious remarks on the comment sheet.