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The Jovial, Saturnine, and Mercurial Mage

Life of a Ludic Luddite

28 July 1970
Today's theMage is brought to you buy the letters X and G, and by the number Pi. Ummm, pie.

Let's think the unthinkable, let's do the undoable, let's prepare to grapple with the ineffable itself, and see if we may not eff it after all.
- Douglas Adams, Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

After some searching, I've found my epitaphs, both once again thanks to DNA.

"He attacked everything in life with a mix of extraordinary genius and naive incompetence, and it was often difficult to tell which was which."

"I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be."

"My name is Ozymandius, king of kings:
Look on my words, ye Mighty, and despair!"

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