Re: Gruesome Display
To: Aquatic-Plants at actwin_com
Subject: Re: Gruesome Display
From: Charley Bay <charleyb at hpgrla_gr.hp.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Oct 95 8:16:56 MDT
In-Reply-To: <199510270739.DAA27541 at looney_actwin.com>; from "Aquatic-Plants-Owner at actwin_com" at Oct 27, 95 3:39 am
Mailer: Elm [revision: 70.85]
John Schmaus <schmaus at dr_att.com> wrote:
> BTW the graphic mental image I got from reading the below just about
> spoiled my lunch! Charley, you ought to become a writer! In case
> you missed the replay of Aliens, here it is, once again:
> > From: Charley Bay <charleyb at hpgrla_gr.hp.com>
> > Oh, yeah--If you are looking for an awesome Sci-Fi plot for your
> > next gory movie, just scale-up the current processes that take
> > place at the micro-level. That's what brought us the Alien series.
> > (I've seen close-up slides of the convulsing caterpiller as it
> > squeals and thrashes while the wasp larvae bursts through the
> > caterpiller's side in a gooey and gruesome display of mandibles and
> > erupting guts).
Er, uh, um, oooops. Sorry about that.
My wife has been getting on me lately about my "socially
inappropriate" behavior. Unfortunately, I don't see it most
of the time. She points it out to me, and I still don't see
I tell her it's genetic, and it's not my fault, but that I'm
looking for a support group.
I will try to constrain such graphic descriptions to the
"Midnight" run of the Aquatic Plants List. :-)
--charley Fort Collins, Colorado USA
charleyb at gr_hp.com or charley at agrostis_nrel.colostate.edu