Right after I post this, I will be dropping off my laptop for repairs.
It is my only computer.
Let's see how an academic gets along without her computer during the last couple of weeks before the semester. Should be entertaining, no?
(And yes, I did take the precaution of backing everything up just an hour ago.)
...or... maybe not. It seems that the part still hasn't arrived. Now what am I going to do with all this separation trauma I got ready?