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Midnight Limerick

by turnstep (Parson)
on Mar 15, 2001 at 10:18 UTC ( #64627=poem: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

An impatient hacker named Ray
Put localtime into arrays
He pushed and he popped
Unshifted and chopped
'Till tomorrow was somehow today!

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(crazyinsomniac) Re: Midnight Limerick
by crazyinsomniac (Prior) on Mar 15, 2001 at 11:37 UTC
Re: Midnight Limerick
by a (Friar) on Mar 16, 2001 at 10:06 UTC
    Bravo! ... though I once read (on a D. Conway related limrick page (he's everywhere!!)) that, poetically, plurals aren't really considered rhymes. so:
    stuck localtime in an array
    ??? ... actually, I thought I posted this *yesterday* ;->


      I considered saying "localtime in an array" but it doesn't flow as well. The "in an a" is a bit too many "N" sounds in a row. :)

Re: Midnight Limerick
by one4k4 (Hermit) on Mar 16, 2001 at 01:00 UTC
    Now, see, this is something that needs to be Obfuscated. It would make an interesting sig.

    _14k4 - (

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