Obligatory "ignore this space" : https://sacoronavirus.co.za

While I give thought to which command deserves the god-like status of 'asdf,' and while the stock-taking goes on, and while I 'look into things' without doing anything at all, thinking included, the matter of what a covenant is presents itself, as if that's going to make my day any better.

But I can't think about breakfast with this hanging in the air, so it's the usual story of writing the word coffee, getting some, and then making space for whatever it is I want to do.

Getting things 'out the way' can have us going from day to day feeling quite disgusted with ourselves: but spreadsheets are still considered 'charming,' and when we talk of the structure of a calculation we're shown 'statistical functions' that we really don't intend to compete with. And then we discuss the decimal separator; and then we discuss customization.

And that puts me off my breakfast and lunch.

Should I go and look for 'inspiration'?

So, bethinking myself that that word, and trouble, have through the course of a rather checquered career, starting with the idea that things like spreadsheets are 'not okay' if we're bandying the word theory about, but there they are, and 'there' is the history of computers, with two sketches by a theoretician, and another sketch by a pair of thinkers, shown themselves to be like what gets us to count time instead of eating, I find this 'like bran new' thing is just not good enough.

Sketch Three is something like welding.

'Getting a job done' inevitably invokes a headache.

The 'putting the heads together' makes a steward arrogant once he's surmounted that, for good; but we really do become no less sensitive than what's more sensitive than the components.

I'll have to put that there for those who might think they're holding a charge, because if I do anything at all, I'm going to be grounding you.

And then I'll spend the rest of my days trying to make friends with someone who can weld it such.

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