Husband and children forewarned that mom will be MIA starting at 8:50pm: check.
DVR set to "record this series": check.
Mike's Hard Lemonade chillin' in the fridge: check.
Homemade corn-avocado salsa with chips: check.
Lula's summary of 2008 season studied and memorized: check.
Ready for another season of Lost addiction: check.
Only a little more than twelve hours, folks. It's on!