May 19th, 2002

alone on a swing

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Mark bought a Playstation 2. He couldn't resist the $100 decrease in the price and a free controller thrown in. He's been playing Devil May Cry, which is a TOTALLY kick-ass game! He rented the new Spider-Man game for me try, but I'm not sure I like it, the directional and looking controls are wonky. I can't wait for the new Tomb Raider game to come out. Lara gets to sneak up on people and break their necks! Woo hoo!

Spent some time with my my sisty's kids today. They're more interesting now that they're older. However, Mike is turning 9 in a week and that just makes ME feel old. Harumph.

I have to write a paper, do a t-test, and get my notes ready for finals tomorrow. I don't want to. *sigh* This burnout factor is a killer. My apathy has soared to new heights. I don't even want to go to summer school now, and I LIKE college. Weird. Oh well...
  • Current Music
    "Great Palaces of Immortal Splendour" by Single Gun Theory
alone on a swing

You can tune a piano, but you can't tuna fish.

I've been cleaning out old e-mails from my hotmail account to free up some space. I've run across some rather interesting things. For instance, I currently have an animated sheep running around my desktop. Alseides gave it to me a couple of years ago as a birthday present. It's cute. It's fun going through the old e-mails I thought were important enough to save but have since forgotten about!

In an e-mail from November 10, 1999, Alseides asks and I answer:
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>you still there?

Define "there." Can we truly ever point to a place and say "look, over there!" I mean, once you actually look, "there" has already changed. That "there" no longer actually exists. The concept of "there" is one of a certain point in space and time. Once the word "there" is uttered, it becomes meaningless because it no longer exists (if it ever objectively existed in the first place). So, to answer your question, let me pose another: How can someone truly be "there" if the changing nature of reality never allows the stability of the conceptual form?
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I was trippin'.

"The bodies floating in the water were a testament to the night of magic that we'd shared... the .45 casings gleaming on the deck a promise of undying love." -Painkiller Jane

I love that quote!

I found this really cool 2x5 story Gabriel Orion wrote for me on request. Love it love it love it! Wheeeee!

Eek, the sheep just crashed burning into a bathtub! Ah well, soon the aliens will get it.
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    silly silly