Re: CHAT: facing your own mortality (as a conlanger)
|From:||Tristan McLeay <conlang@...>|
|Date:||Friday, June 27, 2008, 3:05|
Rick Harrison wrote:
> Tuesday night I fell into a pond and nearly drowned. Since it was warm
> stagnant water, there is a remote chance that I may have been infected
> by Naegleria fowleri amoeba; if so, I could be dead within a couple of
I hope that's more of a theoretical possibility! Indeed, Wikipedia tells
me it's pretty rare: only 23 cases in the US between 1995 and 2004, but
then, I don't know how many people fell into warm stagnant water in the
> Is it arrogant to want some of your ideas to live on after you die?
If it is, why does that matter?