Sounds like he's feeling a bit better!
Not sure what the food stashing was all about, but he sure does sound and look like a sweetie!!
"We are--each of us--dying; it's how we live in the meantime that makes the difference."
"It's not what you gather, but what you scatter that tells what kind of life you have lived!"
"Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle."