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THE ROAD TO WISDOM?
 
Well, it's plain
and simple to express.
Err and err and err again, 
but less and less and less.
 
Piet Hein
 
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A HYMN TO GOD THE FATHER
by John Donne
 
http://www.luminarium.org/sevenlit/donne/hymntogod.php 
 
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wish you all
 
A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR
 
CR
 
 

--- On Wed, 12/31/08, Rickard A. Parker <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
OUT OF TIME
A holiday thought.

My old clock used to tell the time
   and subdivide diurnity;
but now it's lost both hands and chime
   and only tells eternity.

                            Piet Hein

What is a grook?
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grook

A sampling of Hein's grooks is at:
    http://chat.carleton.ca/~tcstewar/grooks/grooks.html

To get to Hein's illustration of this grook use:
    http://chat.carleton.ca/~tcstewar/grooks/grooks.html#044

A starting point on Hein:
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piet_Hein_(Denmark)

Best wishes for the new year,
    Rick Parker