Wow. Something so intimate your shared with us! If I have it right (and I have a lot to learn), when you have somebody in your life you are so in love with, to an outside audience it can seem to them like an act; like young kids on the first date--even if it has been nearly ten years. . . Will you care to share about your significant other? It seems like you both have something rare and wonderful that most probably don't quite get. How much of an inspiration was he on your progress to becoming a finalist?