The good news is that the mystery box has been found!
The bad news is that it has been found at my house in California.
The good news is that I have a housesitter armed and ready to ship it again!
The bad news is that I have no confidence whatsoever in the ability of either of the national mail systems involved.
The good news is that there are commercial alternatives which are, granted, much pricier, but which come with certain kinds of increased accountability!
The bad news is…
I hesitate, at this point, to contemplate the potential bad news. I’ve got five weeks left here, and I’m determined to be wholly optimistic about them. We’ll see how far that gets me.