Re: RARA-AVIS: Recent JDM Gold Medal purchases

From: Al Guthrie (
Date: 22 Aug 2002

----- Original Message ----- From: "William Denton" <>

> Here's the first line to that JDM novelization, I COULD GO ON SINGING:
> | Through the window at his elbow he saw the last misty halo, a small
> | pink-white radiance of metropolitan millions, inconsequential as swamp
> | fire, sliding away and behind as the jet tilted, climbing up to
> | authorized altitude for the eastward flight across the Atlantic, rushing
> | toward the sun at half the speed of light, a sun which by now, he
> | estimated, was dawning over Moscow and would meeet him on this March
> | morning in Paris.
> That's one fast plane.

Maybe with the mist and all that, the light was travelling slower than normal that day.


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