Weeks ago, I had noticed the light seemed dimmer. In fact, I vaguely remembered having two similar experiences with popping light bulbs while working in that room. But I quickly dismissed them because I could still manage on the remaining light.
I knew that replenishing any one of the three bulbs in my light fixture would require a ladder, a bulb, effort, and time on my part. “I’ll just do it later,” I thought to myself as I decidedly adjusted to the lower levels of light.