Miracles do happen.
I've FOUND THE LOST PRAYER BOOKS!
Only one drawer away from where I expected them to be, too. Let joy be unconfined.
Also had an email from the diocesan Social Responsibility officer, who co-ordinates the India trips, saying that the Bishop was looking forward to our arrival, had arranged for us to go to parishes for some time, but other plans include a clergy retreat.
WonderfulVicar got to go to the jungle to see elephants. I'm trying hard not to want that to happen too badly, in case it can't.