Limerick (was: Re: Text-to-speech)

Jeremy Bowers jerf at
Sun Mar 20 22:33:09 CET 2005

On Sun, 20 Mar 2005 16:18:14 -0500, Steve Holden wrote:
> 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 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!
> regards
>   Steve

Practicality beats purity,
Errors should never pass silently.
Sparse is better than dense,
Flat is better than nest,
Beautiful is better than ugly.

No cc because A: I'm not really serious and B: Tim Peters would have to
get some credit for that. :-) Probably ought to add a C: While I think
that does mostly rhyme, it is pretty loose; not much source material to
work with.

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