Random Wits

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Sat 08 Feb 2014

Idea of God

I was lying around on a secluded meadow. Under the open sky I gazed at the clouds scudding by. Suddenly it seemed that I was drifting away. A scathing sound began to wreak the whole place. And the mischievous alarm pulled me out of my dreams.

After few seconds, the world came back to me. I glanced out of the window to catch any trace of light. The day had dawned with the sun steadily climbing up the sky. Few stars probably were lost and still wandered around. I flung open the door of my room and stood before the balcony...

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Tue 24 Dec 2013

Happiness

I walked miles on my feet and hope,
against all weather, people and slope,
But after some distance I could not keep,
enough pace as the way was steep.

I was already late not by months but years,
still I dragged my feet amidst all fears,
at night when the moon swept the tides away,
I dreamt of my past till sleep made me her prey...

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Wed 06 Nov 2013

Why I never close Emacs

I once complained to my friend of his desktop on his computer. His desktop was a tangled mess of icons. "It's easier this way.", he chuckled, "I can quickly find all the softwares I need.". I showed him my desktop which was spick and span."Doesn't it consumes time in finding the softwares you need?", he asked.

I told him I have all the softwares I need on my desktop. His eyes rolled down my screen until they stumbled upon a solo icon of emacs. “You just use one software?”, he asked.”Mostly, yes”, I said. “What about editing, browsing, music, etc?”, he asked. “I do it all in emacs.”, I quipped. Before he raised his eyebrows, I explained to him why emacs is informally called as a complete operating system and why I never close emacs...

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