Re: how extraordinary the people of the future may be...

Michael M. Butler (
Sun, 05 Dec 1999 02:55:47 -0800

At 22:21 1999/12/04 -0800, John Grigg wrote:
> This future world will be a great place to live but it will mean even
more to us having lived through these times. We will be in a position like > > no others to appreciate the wonders of the future.

Thanks for that self-kindness exercise. I would profit to remember that periodically.

Heck, I already appreciate some things in _this future_ more than latecomers: LEDs are still magical when I think about them. They're "Yeah, so?" to people who grew up in a world that had always had these cold crystalline light sources built into practically everything. (<--rhetoric)