It is only poverty that makes celibacy contemptible. A single woman of good fortune is always respectable.
~ Jane Austen (December 16, 1775 - July 18, 1817)
Some companies have pulled ahead [of] spending, at least on the short term. That could help the fourth quarter number. I think the fourth quarter might surprise us on the upside, coming in somewhere between 3.6 percent and 4.0 percent growth. But we've got a general slowdown coming -- we're forecasting 3.2 percent growth for all of 2005.