And of course Oscar is the man overboard dummy a much abused creature who
normally hides in the bosun locker but is brought out every now and then for
the amusement of Ensigns. He has drowned more times than not because of the
general incompetence of those children.
McIntosh, NM, USA
From: Rickard Parker <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Thursday, March 29, 2001 10:06 AM
Subject: Re: TWL auditions?
>> Any casting candidates, List?
>Perhaps I could try out for the role of Mr. Leman too
>(By the waters of Mr. Leman I sat down and wept . . .)
> J. Oscar Phlebas
>P.S. - I only expect Rick S. to catch ALL the allusions.