Re: Su's minimal language (was: Lord of the Rings movie)
|From:||J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, December 19, 2001, 5:54|
In a message dated 18.12.2001 02:33:58 PM, agricola@WAM.UMD.EDU writes:
>Am 17.12.01, Anton Sherwood yscrifef:
>> Almaran Dungeonmaster wrote:
>> > But now I am still left wondering why, if the ancient ents
>> > could think that fast, the entmeet was to take three whole days!
>> The first two days were spent in greeting each other by name.
>It doesn't seem to be a matter of relative thought speed. They
>just aren't hasty!
> Like I have said in the past, there is something to be said for sloths!
Slow & methodical... one of the oldest mammals still surviving... etc.
Oh we _Homo Sapiens_ should be so lucky...
"Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober,
responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious,
and immature." -Tom Robbins
"One art/there is/no more/All things/to do/with sparks/galore"