Whilst noshing at the university Professor Nook,
a natty historian, nodded to me and noted,
“So many astounding things happened in the
sixteen hundreds that it became inevitable
they have the seventeens.”
The original idea for heat seeking missiles
came from knowledge trying to find
some thinking to think it.
I heard tell of a fellow so ahead-of-the-game
that his thirst could be slaked
by hearing the pouring of water.
(Only unstable myths are worth re-telling.)
One guy’s most common cry was,
“Hey, there it comes again!”