― As you know, I've been in a mood of general gloom lately. Well, one of the things I've been doing that helps cheer me up a little bit is drinking hot cocoa. I just boiled some water and made hot cocoa from a packet. (Now this is hot cocoa packets that I had leftover from last year, but they were completely sealed and I've already used two of them. Shudder.) I noticed what looked like a grain of rice on top of my cocoa after pouring it in. Upon closer inspection, I spotted a few more. Even [...].