Words today: 2231
Words total: 59080
Manuscript pages: 242 of 250
Stimulants: Earl Grey and liquorice Altoids. Not all at once.
Reason for stopping: I only meant to get to 58K today, and it's end of scene, and really, 59K and 250 pages is such a nice pretty place to stop. Only 46K more to go, if I am on schedule.
Mammalian assistance: When Marlowe thinks you're working too hard he walks up and steals your spectacles. Also, a mastiff sleeping contentedly on your sneakers is a Presence, even when you're not in the sneakers at the time. And Ollie is having a lovely time blocking my light.
Exercise: None yet, but the pool opens for family swim at 7.