Posted 03 September 2005 - 10:40 AM
I've got to admit to being fairly impressed with the generosity of other large cities, Spectacles. Houston, Chicago, even LA and New York, I think, have all offered aid in one form or another, and there's probably other cities that have done so that I haven't heard of yet.
And tank truck? A tank truck???
I'm running out of brick walls here, guys. I may have to follow LotS's lead and take a little break, except that I HAVE taken some breaks from the news already.
Sailing free, boundless glimmer, golden whispers, fiery poise, delicate balance, grave and true, bound by earth, feared horizons, courageous steps unknown, shimmering future hidden yet unveiled....
I think you're the first female cast member to *insist* on playing a guy ;)
- Iolanthe, on my cross-casting obsession.
This royal throne of kings, this scepter'd isle, this earth of majesty, this seat of Mars, this other Eden, demi-paradise, this fortress built by Nature for herself...
- John of Gaunt, Act II, Scene I, Richard II
"I think perhaps that was a sub-optimal phrasing for the maintenance of harmony within the collective."
- Omega, here
"Courtesy is how we got civilized. The blind assertion of rights is what threatens to decivilize us. Everybody's got lots of rights that are set out legally. Responsibilities are not enumerated, for good reason, but they are set into the social fabric. Is it such a sacrifice to not be an a**hole?"
- Jenny Smith on Usenet, via Jid, via Kathy