The meeting with my thesis director went well last night. He suggested a few minor changes. . .mostly just to clarify terms and make sharper distinctions. No major revisions will be necessary!
I am writing the concluding chapter (10-15 pgs.), cleaning up the hundreds of typos, expanding the footnotes, and starting on the dreaded bibliography.
Most of the friars will be headed out for the Christmas break in the morning, so the place will be very quiet. . .nearly abandoned, in fact, for about a month.
Plenty of time to go deeper into Seclusion Mode and start studying for comps, writing exam questions, and learning French. Ugh.