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- Subject: Re: no return value vs. nil return value(s)
- From: Miles Bader <miles@...>
- Date: Tue, 13 Sep 2011 13:26:26 +0900
Roberto Ierusalimschy <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I think “condescending” is what I had in mind: "showing or
> characterized by a patronizing or superior attitude toward others"
> ('others' being the manual :)
Poor manual! TT
... reality itself is blind unintelligent force, and it is only a fluke,
it is only as a result of pure chances, that resulting from the
exuberance of this energy there are people, with values, with reason,
with languages, with cultures, ... and with love. Just a fluke.
[Alan Watts, "The Ceramic and the Fully Automatic"]