It began as the GODFATHER OF MATH, evolved into the GOODFATHER OF MATH. Now this. Go figure...

The kind of humor I like is the thing that makes me laugh for five seconds and think for ten minutes = G. CARLIN...Stain glass, engraved glass, frosted glass
–give me plain glass = JOHN FOWLES ... Music is the mathematics of the gods=PYTHAGORAS ... Nothing is more fluid than language = R. L. SWIHART
I cannot live without the oxygen of laughter = DAWN POWELL ... But laughter cannot survive without the hydrogen of gravitas = PAUL OLIVERIO

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Always There When I Need Him: If Only Reverse Had Been True


I am presently eleven years older
than my father was when he died.

We presently have
very meaningful conversations
whenever I feel the need
to conduct them

I was twenty-one years old
when he died
but I have yet to see
a more handsome man than he


All of the above equally applies
—with gender differential—
to my mother

The one exception:
I am sixteen years older
than she ever was 

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