"How you dress yourself or how you put on your makeup or whatever the hell you wanna do, IS you. And you ARE beautiful" -Dodie Clark. This is so important and I think I know some people who would love to see this.
Lay perforated drainage tubing at base. Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Adding good drainage behind block or stone walls is crucial for long-lasting, bulge-free walls. Start by laying perforated plastic drainage tubing along the base of the wall slightly above ground level so it can drain to daylight. Slope the tubing about 1/4" per foot.