things for which gratitude was expressed at dinner:
@lethriloth is excellent at cooking things.
there is a Disney movie written by Lin Manuel Miranda and no one has seen it yet but we are grateful in advance
the president of the United States is not literally Caligula.
he is also not literally any of the other Roman Emperors. American history contains no Year of The Four Presidents to distinguish from a Year of the Five Presidents and a Year of the Three Presidents.
In 1800 nowhere in the world had an infant mortality rate under 30%. Now the global infant mortality rate is under 5%.
I am nearly at a healthy weight and I feel okay about this.