I'm going to a reunion with no possibility of running into someone I was looking forward to seeing. I suppose as far as that goes, that would be true of any reunion.
I did go to REI today and described my foray into pump valve switching. They had a case full of parts and sold me one. We'll see if it has anything at all to with my pump.
My great niece is here watching Sponge Bob. Apparently he never sleeps.