One should watch what one says. The wind in fact was incredibly strong while I was reading and was blowing my papers around and actually moved a 6ft. long folding table that was set up next to the podium. What was delightful was that several members of my department were on hand to hear me read. Thanks folks!
You can read a bit more about A&S Day here, as well as a (very) brief take on my reading: The Collegian
[And tomorrow, the winning lotto ticket! ]