"That which is overdesigned, too highly specific, anticipates outcome; the anticipation of outcome guarantees, if not failure, the absence of grace."
-- William Gibson, All Tomorrow's Parties

< vai> I woke up this mornign to find that my son had used a screwdrier to open my laptop.
< vai> and pry all the keys off the keybaord with.
< vai> He presented them to me, shakingme awake - like he had a present.
< calliope> Oh dear.
<@bda> This is what you get for thinking that propagating your genes would be a good idea.
< vai> bda: one day, one day. I'll send your kid a drum.
<@bda> I don't think I'll be procreating, vai.
< vai> awww. I was just picturing the little scarves.
<@bda> Most people picture the little trenchcoats.
<@bda> And weapons training.

January 20, 2006 8:46 AM