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Just in case you're wondering what to give me for Christmas

Here are some ideas.

— fountain pen with a 1.1 mm stub nib (notify me first so I can direct your attention on which brands I prefer)
— fountain pen ink (preferably Parker Quink blue-black, Pilot Irishuzoku of any color, and Noodler's black ink)
— an unlined pocket notebook (not Moleskine, which isn't ideal for fountain pens)
— any book by Marilynne Robinson, Kazuo Ishiguro, Ian McEwan, James Salter, and Jonathan Franzen
— The Institutes of the Christian Religion by John Calvin
— Systematic Theology by Wayne Grudem
— shoe leather conditioner

More importantly:

— four 50 mg vials of oxaliplatin
— three 80 mg vials of paclitaxel
— one box of sorafenib, regorafenib, or lenvatinib
— six vials of trastuzumab 600 mg
— one free whole body FDG-PET CT scan

And then there's always world peace. Or a round-trip ticket to New Zealand.


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