Python limericks (was Re: Text-to-speech)
Brian van den Broek
bvande at po-box.mcgill.ca
Mon Mar 21 07:52:15 CET 2005
Steve Holden said unto the world upon 2005-03-20 16:18:
> Since it's PyCon week, I will offer a prize of $100 to the best (in my
> opinion) limerick about Python posted to this list (with a Cc: to
> pycon at python.org) before midday on Friday. The prize money will be my
> own, so there are no other rules. I will post my judgment when the PyCon
> nonsense has died down a little, but the winner will be read before the
> entire PyCon audience. Get to it!
Homage to the Interactive Interpreter (with apologies to all the monks
My dear Guido dared once to combine
Out of objects, command of a line
There was nary a brace.
In their place? Some whitespace!
And cast many their Perl before swine.
(I agree that the idiom played upon in the last line is obverted, but
but plead poetic license :-)
Best to all,
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