If you are wondering whether what my thumb is doing is a fluke in the photo with the essay of mine that appeared in today’s paper, wonder no more.

“I bet people will think my hand is deformed,” I said to my friend Ster about this yesterday.

Nah, she thought. Couldn’t be. But upon further exploration, she sent the following:

“Now that you mention it, I am kind of concerned about your thumbs.” -Ster

Best. Response. EVER.