email from the Empire

Thu May 1 10:24:58 PDT 2003

rone wrote:
> Alexx S Kay writes:
>   > New rule: Never argue theoretical metaphysics on less than
>   > 	    a glass and a half of wine.
>   But is that second glass half-full or half-empty?
> That depends on whether you have more wine to pour.

Yes.  Just exactly what is the rate of change of volume of the wine to the
volume of the glass?

Waitaminit.  You said *metaphysics*, not physics, sorry.  In that case, I
sure hope you've got more of that nice Aussie Shiraz.