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hey...

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... these are old pomes and oftentimes you say stuff which reminds me of stuff and so i just ride with it and search for it and hell, there it is...

...... the string theory poem was initially inspired by my hearing that theory for the first time a while back and the other 'time & space' poem was inspired by a physics lecture i was listening to on public radio one afternoon and i thought it all sounded like a metaphor to me so i took notes and came up with this

i know only 2 things about physics, in reality....

1- my dad was a nuclear physicist for the navy department and shot energy through atoms using the Van de Graph machine, whatever that is, in order to split them apart and use the research for... hmmm??? i dunno.... it was all top secret and i didn't have enough math skills to follow it even if it wasn't...

and

2- when you spill the glass of wine, you have to wipe it up off the floor before other people slip

that's it! LOL!!!

hehe... thanks much for your posts... they always inspire me to think of something i wish i knew more about