Alas, he is still on USCG time frame until end of June anway..
Mr Bird comes down for a weeks leave on the 23rd!! I am still job hunting, college course is going well. House is behaving itself. we have a new addition to our family. The furry sort. Cuda is three months old now, is half Catahoula Cur, half Great Pyranees. He keeps my sanity, and is great company.