And nothing much to say except I'm seeing POS head up to 8-900 pages and becoming unpublishable. It's a silly thing to be worried about, right now, and the fact is I could trim it back to a triptych...and the very thought makes me see it run up over 1000 pages. And I don't think I'd care. I like what I've got so far and it seems to be building to the conclusion I figured. So...I'm back to it.
In the meantime, here is what Derry looks like, today, in comparison to the photo I posted yesterday.