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- From: "Bullard, Claude L (Len)" <email@example.com>
- To: John Cowan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2001 14:32:32 -0600
Yes, much better, John. Perhaps if
we put the exclamation point,
No errors fall out!
we also have the surprise indicated
Len (now counting every syllable)
Ekam sat.h, Vipraah bahudhaa vadanti.
Daamyata. Datta. Dayadhvam.h
From: John Cowan [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, January 18, 2001 2:25 PM
To: Bullard, Claude L (Len)
Cc: Rick Jelliffe; firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Re: Haiku
Bullard, Claude L (Len) wrote:
> "Draconian code
> Parsing corrupt XML
> Returns no errors."
> Which would be a surprise I guess, but a bad season.
You could change the third line to
"No errors fall out."
Which restores the seasonal reference (at least in American English).
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to do / all things || http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
with art- / lessness \\ -- Piet Hein
- RE: Haiku
- From: "Robert C. Lyons" <firstname.lastname@example.org>