Sunday, May 07, 2006


From The Cafeteria is Closed:
1. Grab the nearest book.
2. Open it to page 161.
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the text of the sentence along with these instructions.
5. Don’t search around and look for the coolest book you can find. Do what’s actually next to you.
Hmpf! The nearest book (the Penguin Edition of Truman Capote's Breakfast at Tiffany's) has only 160 pages.
Let's try the second nearest book...
And when I asked him how he could tell this from the molten lead, he answered, 'There are seven metals belonging to the seven planets; and since Saturn is the Lord of lead, when lead is poured over anyone who has been bewitched, it is his property to discover the witchcraft by his power.' From Malleus Maleficarum (The Hammer of Witchcraft) by Jacobus Sprenger and Heinrich Kramer.

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