Things That Have Kept Me From Picking Up My iPad So Far This Week

The death of my father-in-law, a hard-working and devoted family man who dreamed of retiring near a Civil War battlefield. The leak in the roof. (The roof is still under warranty, but the roofer will have to climb into the crawlspace while it is raining in order to see what he needs to do.) Submitting final grades. (A second family death within the week meant that it was very tight,…