Re: Scarcity for Gods

Michael Lorrey (
Thu, 26 Jun 1997 10:07:09 -0400

Michael M. Butler wrote:
> You're *right next* to the point I was trying to make, esteemed sir.
> I was trying to point out that "attention" and "time" might still be in
> limited supply.
> Apart from that, we appear to be in violent agreement. "In a universe in
> which anything can happen, who the hell cares what does?"--Theodore Sturgeon

FOr a being that can live forever, or split hairs at the nanosecond
range, it seems there is little scarcity of time available.

			Michael Lorrey
------------------------------------------------------------		Inventor of the Lorrey Drive

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