Throughout most of one of last week's dreams, I was carrying a pistol around. On the back of the pistol was a white switch that let me toggle between "Altoids" and "pistol." Apparently, the pistol could either dispense Altoids or fire bullets. It was a very frustrating weapon. I never used the gun for shooting or for freshening breath because I couldn't bring myself to pull the trigger while pointing at my hand (waiting for an Altoid), and I was embarrassed to fire at criminals (what if an Altoid came out instead?).
Yesterday, I was skimming through the pictures in President Hinckley's biography when I happened upon a picture of Elder Neal A. Maxwell when he was called to be an Apostle. I instantly missed him -- what an exceptional man! And then, Elder Bednar spoke about him last night in the CES Fireside. Here is the last talk Elder Maxwell gave in General Conference: