POTD question...

Tue Jan 21 13:43:57 PST 2003

On Tue, Jan 21, 2003 at 01:47:57PM -0800, Steven Brust <skzb at dreamcafe.com> wrote:
> At 08:57 AM 1/21/2003 -0700, Jot Powers wrote:
> >I don't think there is is any spoiler of any real value here.
> >When Pel goes to the Easterner for "services", he asks
> >if he is a "knitter of stone", and the reply is something
> >like: "No, he crochets".
> >This really strikes me as an inside joke, but one I have
> >no clue about.  Does anyone else have a stab?
> I guess I must be in a "spoil their fun" mood.
> This one wasn't an inside joke.  Unless my subconscious was playing games, 
> that was nothing more than what sounded to me like an elegant kind of 
> code.  Matthew will think I'm lying again, but for the rest of you I hope 
> this answers it.

Oh dear, it seems I made more of an impression than intended.  I 
was speaking in a lighthearted manner, not seriously accusing 
you of lying.  

Matthew Hunter (matthew at infodancer.org)
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