In keeping with tradition, I hereby present The BEST and WORST of 2003:
The BEST: Taking in Chloe the Mom cat and her 5 babies
The WORST: Getting the Norwalk Virus on New Year's Eve and having it all through the next two days.
The BEST: Going sledding with mizdarkgirl and vhscrowers.
The WORST: Receiving the scary call that I had "precancerous cell growth."
The BEST: Night out at The Hollywood.
The WORST: Bashing my knee.
The BEST: Tie between My parents inviting Sarah to Easter brunch. and reconnecting with my middle school best friend.
The WORST: The anonymous e-mail.
The BEST: Joining my Crew team.
The WORST: Losing the house we were renting.
The BEST: Two gold medals at the Stonewall Regatta.
The WORST: Finding out my friend had been stalked by the same woman I had been stalked by 7 years ago.
The BEST: F*cking with the 419 scammers.
The WORST: Finding out Jasper was lost.
The BEST: Finding Jasper!
The WORST: Cora running away.
The BEST: Racing at Mount Holyoke.
The WORST: Sarah making us give up the twins.
The BEST: Meeting vagynafondue and Hoover in Pittsburgh!
The WORST: Nothing this month.
The BEST: Gay marriage legal in MA.
The WORST: Bringing the twins to their new home.
The BEST: Reconnecting with Tara.
The WORST: Emma's death.
All in all, 2003 wasn't as eventful as the last two years... although there certainly was enough happening, that's for sure. But this year was void of any major catastrophic drama-binges, so that I say "Here's to a good year and 'cheers' to 2004!"