Well, now that I have had 3 cups of tea whilst reading your past and present blog, here's hoping you got your computer fixed.
And Joe at Z packs is one of thee best vendors around.
What did you decide on for a tarp?
I used a MacCat Deluxe on the Appalachian Trail this year.
And just ordered a SuperFly. Doors are good
I love all the colloquiallisms re: the dialects of each part of the country.