Paul of Auckland West fame when he heard I was zipping through.
I told him that Isabel's the big #1 on my list, but that he's not far behind.
So we met outside the Hardware café in Titirangi, found a table at the café next to Lopdell House and hunkered down for a couple of flat whites and a couple of hours of chatting until we realised that my parking time had expired and that I had to head off for dinner.
Not often that you meet people you feel like you've known for years.
Not at our age, anyway...