And the weekend was spent working late, and staying out late, long nights and lazy mornings and Sunday brunch and a day in the countryside, the frenetic pace of September slowing enveloping August’s languid days . . . And there are already equestrienne boots and soft mohair coats and too many things on too many to-do lists, but most of today was spent around & about in research and planning for upcoming projects and the for days & weeks ahead, but also, for stealing as many moments as possible in summer’s lasts days . . .