Posted 25 September 2012 - 02:41 PM
Oh, and I'm not picking on you Argentee. That recommendation is downright reasonable, in fact. Not even a hint of rabidity. But I feared the thread was primed to turn into Fan Discussion, and that would absolutely kill it dead as road possum.
I want to read these. I've missed too many neat things because of spontaneous FD.
Sorry. I think my comment may have made it look like that. I promise I wasn't heading down that tiresome road.
So how about that evil customer service, huh?
I built a boat. Spelljammer pictures here.
“...Do you not twitter Gentlemen? I know
You will be censuring, do’t fairly though;
‘Tis possible a vertuous woman may
Abhor all sorts of looseness, and yet play;”
-- Thomas Jordan
(1660 prologue to Shakespeare's Othello, the Moor of Venice, apologizing for the presence of female actors)
Some humans would do anything to see if it was possible to do it. If you put a large switch in some cave somewhere, with a sign on it saying 'End-of-the-World Switch. PLEASE DO NOT TOUCH', the paint wouldn't even have time to dry.
-- Terry Pratchett
"Therefore, O Painter, make your smaller figures merely indicated and not highly finished, otherwise you will produce effects the opposite to nature, your supreme guide"
-- Leonardo da Vinci
"All alternate histories produce zeppelins."
-- Ken Hite's Law