Originally Posted by Off Course
You have said it well, there is nothing better than having to do nothing. If a race breaks out, that will be a bonus. Have Fun and Be Safe!
In the immortal words of Robert Heinlein, science fiction author and world-renowned layabout
: "The fun in doing nothing doesn't come from having nothing to do. It comes from having something to do, and not doing it."
So, if you're headed out on a trip, always leave a home chore undone. That way, you can say to yourself, and anyone else who will listen, "You know, I should be home mowing my grass/painting the garage/etc., but instead, I'm here having fun."