I'm all packed, except for my laptop and some books, and in a few hours I'll be heading out to catch my plane for California. I spent yesterday out starting up a new bank account at a place that has branches in San Francisco and buying some business clothes for reporting to work on Monday.
<looks at stacks of books that likely won't fit in luggage>
The airline website says that a reasonable amount of reading material doesn't count toward the luggage restrictions. Do you suppose they'd consider 15 books "reasonable" for a 5 hour flight...?