"I was prompted to see if there's a TNY meetup by an article about a group of older men who bike together and formed a TNY group. I founded and hosted a discussion salon for 4 years. See Chez Nous Reston Salon on meetup. So, you don't meet often?"
"I was thinking about you, Dan, and missing this group. Unfortunately, I can't make the 16th because of a super-heavy workload. If things go more smoothly than they normally do, I'll change my RSVP to a yes...."