Well, those 37 positive thoughts from Kate really pushed the envelope ;-)
I passed! Yay!
A nice long post to follow, of course, but right now I have to wrap my head around the fact that I'm going to dinner with my committee, and they've already mentioned about 15 things that they want to talk further about. Good, because it means they're genuinely interested in my work. Bad, because my brain is guacamole right now.
What a trip. Wow.