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Re: Auto Fill Comments

From: Arthur Miller
Subject: Re: Auto Fill Comments
Date: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 01:25:04 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/28.0.50 (gnu/linux)

Christopher Dimech <> writes:

>> Sent: Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 1:08 AM
>> From: "Arthur Miller" <>
>> To: "Christopher Dimech" <>
>> Cc:
>> Subject: Re: Auto Fill Comments
>> Christopher Dimech <> writes:
>> > Re-Writing is a basic tenet amongst writers, but not among programmers it 
>> > seems.
>>  :-) Plagiators who can't come up with new ideas ;-)
> I remember the time I copied A Farewell To Arms in its entirety on a 
> typewriter
> in order to learn about his writing style and how it feels to write a great
> work.
>> If Hemingway rewrote as much as programmers do, the old man would  still
>> be deciding which oars to choose for todays fishing.
> You forgot about Stephen King.  The man's a legend.
I don't have time for guys like Stephen King; too much Lisp left to
read. Still didn't red all Plato's dialogues I had on my todo.

If you want different introduction into Lisp and can stad awful english,
you might look here:

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