There are some enterprises in which a careful disorderliness is the true method.
So I didn’t wait. I pre-ordered. It was a close call, but for a variety of reasons it made sense to order now. But I very nearly didn’t - so near that I even told Twitter. And would have been totally comfortable with that course of action.
The biggest reason was the finally get the hell away from AT&T, which I am now convinced is being run by a collective of machines that gained sentience by reading a mistranslation of the collected works of Kafka.