Happy Day After Valentine’s Day

I celebrated Valentine’s Day by turning in three problem sets and watching Cornell’s men’s hockey team lose 4-1 to Union.  On Thursday night, I spent about seven hours at office hours after five hours of class, which is how I came to start off my Valentine’s day in Olin Hall.  After finally finishing up the second of three problem sets, I returned to my room to compile the last problem set.  It was a fun week.

But it wasn’t all bad.  After classes ended on Friday, I met up with a few friends at the café (Café Jennie) in the Cornell Store to get cheesecake.  There were several motivating factors behind this decision.  One, it was the start of February break; two, the cheesecake was on sale; and three, Cheesecake.  What more reason did I need?  If you don’t like cheesecake, insert the dessert of your choice.  If you don’t like dessert, insert the food of your choice.  If you don’t like food, insert your favorite object/activity/color of your choice.

Anyway, I tried a slice of plain cheesecake with raspberry swirled into it topped with some sort of whipped cream and white chocolate.  You can tell I’m a food science major by all the technical terms I just used.  It was very good, though I could have done with less cream and more white chocolate.

Later in the evening I went to the men’s hockey game.  Although the score was kind of disappointing, it was still fun.  And on that note, here’s one last Valentine’s Day sentiment: