Subject: Re: Lisp's future
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2004 06:08:18 -0600
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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Will Hartung <> wrote:
| "Crossing the desert" and "getting to the east coast" are two different,
| though perhaps complementary, goals.
| And, when trapped in the middle of the desert, you may be caught up in the
| details of getting water from a cactus and need some reference to the "real"
| goal, which can help you refocus your efforts appropriately.

Ah, yezz... Which brings to mind the old aphorism:

   When you're up to your ass in alligators, it's hard to remember
   that your original intention was to drain the swamp.


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