[Ads-l] ancestor

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Jun 25 01:02:18 UTC 2015

On Mon, Jun 22, 2015 at 5:46 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> "Nobody will really know about us when we're gone, either, except for our
> own ancestors."

Whoa! Faked me right out of my shoes! Total discombobulation. Thought that
I'd been koan-ed, for a moment. Before I could stop myself, I began to


All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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