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Subject:  Re: Life is funny sometimes... Date:  10/30/2001  1:40 AM
Author:  fleg9bo Number:  16493 of 27876

Why me, Lord? Where have I gone wrong? I've always been nice to people! I don't drink or dance or swear! I've even kept kosher just to be on the safe side! I've done everything the Bible says; even the stuff that contradicts the other stuff! What more could I do?

In Thomas Pynchon's incredible novel Gravity's Rainbow, which takes place in London during the WWII blitz, there is a character who beds numerous wenches. And every location at which he makes love is later hit by a V2 rocket. Truth stranger than fiction?

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