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Postby broberds on Thu Feb 01, 2001 3:06 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by ThomasKDye:
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Or were you being stilted like that out of sheer weirdness? <P>Geez, what planet am I from. Bob never does anything out of sheer weirdness. Bob also never has a second cup of coffee at home.
</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>More like I was stilted out of sheer didn't-even-notice-it-*was*-stiltedness...I do tend to use more stilted writing in thought balloons than in speech balloons, for some reason.
I wasn't conciously making a ref, either, but I wouldn't be at all suprised if it actually was a ref, but I'd just forgotten where I heard it. Wouldn't be the first time that happened. <IMG SRC="http://www.keenspot.com/KeenBoard/smile.gif"><P>------------------
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Postby ThomasKDye on Thu Feb 01, 2001 3:36 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by broberds:
<B> I wasn't conciously making a ref, either, but I wouldn't be at all suprised if it actually was a ref, but I'd just forgotten where I heard it. Wouldn't be the first time that happened. <IMG SRC="http://www.keenspot.com/KeenBoard/smile.gif"></B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>I think the reason I thought it was a reference was because the second and third panels have the feel of a Seussian rhymed couplet.... hmm.<P>------------------
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Postby broberds on Thu Feb 01, 2001 3:52 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by ThomasKDye:
<B> I think the reason I thought it was a reference was because the second and third panels have the feel of a Seussian rhymed couplet.... hmm.
</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>Hey! I'm a poet and I don't even realize it!<P><P>------------------
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Postby Lee Herold on Thu Feb 01, 2001 9:44 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by broberds:
<B> Hey! I'm a poet and I don't even realize it!<P></B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>If you say you're a longfellow, I'm outta here.
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Postby ThomasKDye on Thu Feb 01, 2001 12:35 pm

I know Annie is quoting/paraphrasing <I>something</I> in panels two and three of today's strip, but <I>what</I>?<P>Or were you being stilted like that out of sheer weirdness? <P>Geez, what planet am I from. Bob never does anything out of sheer weirdness. Bob also never has a second cup of coffee at home.<P>------------------
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Postby broberds on Fri Feb 02, 2001 6:03 am

<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Lee Herold:
<B> If you say you're a longfellow, I'm outta here.</B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P>No, I can't say I'm much like Longfellow, but my work has often been compared to that of Henry Wadsworth Ronjeremy.<P><P>------------------
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