Good news: The stars finally aligned and I rode my bike to work yesterday.
Bad news: I got a flat
Good news: I discovered the flat as I was about to leave for home so I could repair it in the comfort of my shop with all the tools and compressed air I could possible need at my disposal.
Bad news: I had used my last patch
Good news: I had a spare tube
Bad news: Now having depleted my emergency supplies no extendy treats on the ride home,
Good news: The Sunday Princess was all stocked up and ready to go this morning