• the architecture professor from Auburn speaking at the IU Center of Art and Design Salon Talk for pointing out the remarkable design quality of our Library Plaza and how it should be celebrated for the way the design work of Saarinen, Pei and Moore come together.
• St. Francis for coming to Columbus.
• Michelle at Maurice's for your kindness while shopping, and the card that you sent, from Morgan.
• whoever sent the flowers to the girls at Skooter's.
• my dad Dave Hardin for painting my kitchen on your only two days off work, from Tammy Bryant.
• Columbus Fire Department, Columbus Police Department, Ray Smith, the doctors and nurses in the E.R., Unice Tays, and Donna Robertson, McDonald's on 46 West, Gary McMiffen, Rev. Glenn Poynter, the anonymous donor, Rev. Mark and Tiffany Oliver, Super 8 Motel, Mr. and Mrs. Tichenor, Horizon House, the American Red Cross, Crystal Douglas, Kathy Richards for saving my life and for all the care you've given us during the fire at our house, from Roxanne Henderson and Amanda Burton.
• Barbara Hackman for returning my phone calls, from John Tinkey.