Today a tree fell from my hand,
on count of six:exhale, the rough
taste of newsprint licked in wisps
with a sable-tongued spine.
Empty, insurgent calm swelled tall
enough to pause the tremors, until
branches leaked, and a trunk stood
on its own.
In its defense Microsoft has claimed that it spent 500 people-years to make
Windows 2000 reliable. I only reprint this number because it serves to
illustrate how inadequate 500 people-years are.
-- Bruce Schneier
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