|Syntactic Confectionery Delight|
Graphite and Iceby Ozymandias (Hermit)
|on Jul 26, 2000 at 01:38 UTC||Need Help??|
We (#perlmonks) were discussing vroom's new geek accessory, his Handspring Visor, and arguing the merits of the "ice" translucent case vs. the "graphite" one when this sprang - completely unwanted, mind you - into my brain and through the keys.
It's not quite Perl Poetry - save that this connection can be drawn:
Handspring => vroom => PerlMonks => Perl => Perl Poetry
With apologies to Robert Frost:
Graphite and Ice
Somebody hurry with that Rydalin...
Update: To prove I need the Rydalin - or a straightjacket - this poem has been bugging me all day. I finally figured out why; I skipped a line vs. the original rhyming scheme. So that's fixed now, with the insertion of line #6. <G>