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The following is a piece of writing submitted by Douglas on November 8, 2009
"The tragic thing is, if I ever actually invented this, the circumstances under which it would be useful are so far and few between that I probably wouldn't make a single penny off it. :)"

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"Oh, the time, it has come, to discuss many things,
Of sneakers, canoes, and of cabbage and kings,"
Said the walrus who stood on the dry ocean shore
To the carpenter and to the oysters galore.
And those poor little oysters how they all did cry
As they realized that lunchtime did swiftly draw nigh...

[An excerpt from The Walrus and the Carpenter converted from Iambic Heptameter to Anapestic Tetrameter using the PX-Metrical Converter, version 2.05. All rights reserved.]

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