Article: 261535 of talk.bizarre From: Andrew Solberg <email@example.com> Newsgroups: talk.bizarre Subject: 63x100 Date: 1 Dec 1995 21:38:26 -0500 Organization: iTRiBE Mail to News Gateway Lines: 35 Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org Message-ID: <email@example.com> X-Mailer: ELM [version 2.4 PL23] X-Provider: iTRiBE, Inc <URL: http://www.itribe.net/> X-Gateway: Posted via the iTRiBE News<->Email gateway X-Disclaimer: iTRiBE, Inc. neither endorses nor assumes any responsibility for the contents of this posting. Status: O OLD MACDONALD ************* MacDonald was cruel and thin, and they feared his knives. "Mortimer?" his voice echoed hollowly. "Are you ready to try again?" Mortimer's mouth worked but made no sounds. He cowered, still frightened like the sheep he had been, capable of visualizing his fate like the man-thing he had become. Saliva bubbled from his scarred lips. Mortimer found his voice. "Nuh...no. No." "Mortimer." No questions now, just steel. "The vowels, Mortimer." "No. No." "Mortimer!" Whiplash. "Speak!" "Ee! Ee Ai Ee Ai Oh!" MacDonald smiled, perverse pleasure mingled with disappointment. "Incorrect." In the adjacent pen, the pigs flinched. They were next. -- This post is COPYRIGHT 1995, Andrew Solberg. All rights reserved. Standard usenet distribution is acceptable; other forms of reproduction or reprinting may be considered in violation of international copyright law. Andrew Solberg is HWRNMNBSOL: firstname.lastname@example.org, Math Dept., Rice U.