Yes, I did say that if it became important, I would introduce Steve.

It's important, because I also said that in my series on "Why <person> is the Best Person Ever" I would discuss both famous and non-famous people.

So, unless you're one of our mutual friends, you probably have no idea who he is.

Not every friend is someone able to move heaven and earth for you, but it's important to recognize more subtle contributions.

Also, I did three stories about "Best Person Ever" and only mentioned men. Shame on me.

So here is Gretchen Miller, whom I mostly know as a professional colleague, and for much of the past two years, a shared traveller in that realm known as "long-term unemployment."