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Re: Or ever the silver cord be loosed

by Acolyte (Hermit)
on Dec 17, 2002 at 18:59 UTC ( #220613=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Or ever the silver cord be loosed

What a great passage. It puts the temporary nature of life into such vivid terms while calling attention to the persistence of spirit and to the Creator who gives us both life and spirit.

Thanks for sharing this.

Acolyte
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[Corion]: Yay. Traditional finance situation averted. Bonds can be quoted in amounts (1_000_000 EUR) or per unit (1 unit). And a traditional error is to trade 2_000_000 piece when you meant to trade 2_000_000 EUR.
[Corion]: (one of my scripts simply catches high amounts and I phone people making that trade, ideally before the payment is due)
[Corion]: The sad thing is that my script sits at the end of the pipeline and can only look at the payments due today or tomorrow basically, while there are many more systems further up in the pipeline
[GotToBTru]: better late than never, I guess
[Corion]: GotToBTru: Sure - there is a long and sad story of many frantic cleanups that led us to implement this notification ;)

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