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Re: "If"

From:Fabian <rhialto@...>
Date:Saturday, May 22, 1999, 1:35
>If you can make one heap of all your winnings >And risk it on one turn of pitch-and-toss,
I always understood this to be a reference to throwing dice.
>If you can fill the unforgiving minute >With sixty seconds' worth of distance run,
This one can be read literally. If you can run for sixty seconds in one minute. --- Fabian Rule One: Question the unquestionable, ask the unaskable, eff the ineffable, think the unthinkable, and screw the inscrutable.