"Marie Javins! What are you doing in this country?"
But there are worse things to be known for.
And so I worked during the mornings, then wandered over to the con. I had booked at the last minute and ended up at a hotel out past the San Diego Airport, which sucked in many uninteresting ways, but overall, I was glad to be there, back among my tribe and with my friends of many decades.
People even attended the panel I was on.