Friday, September 08, 2006

Here I am, Cleaning Sh*t off of Practically Everything

Kurt Vonnegut said his stories had two themes, which he got from his siblings. His sister died from cancer; her last words were, "no pain." From his brother, with a baby in diapers, Kurt got "Here I am, cleaning sh*t off of practically everything." (From the intoduction of "Welcome to the Monkey House," an excellent collection of short stories.

Sounds a lot like our jobs, eh?


Anonymous Sanchovilla said...

You guys still around?

9/27/2006 11:50 AM  

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