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does not compute

My wife had a pretty frustrating time today trying to use my computer to send an email. She is not used to my steam-driven machine, and dislikes having to keep the boiler fired and the mouse fed, as she hates … Continue reading

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sno blo problo

Hey Jo my sno blo she no go gots problo Hi Cy call the guy he kno why ‘sno go bye Hi guy blo no fly don’ kno why yo gon try? Sno blo stix no can fix gots no … Continue reading

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[I note that some of the longer lines spread a word or two a line down. The single words or short phrases by themselves in this piece belong to the lines above them. —r] They want to build a box … Continue reading

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