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Hm...

All insightfully and such, I was just organizing my books, cause I told Ariana I was going to bed, and apparently I'm a liar *cries*.

I finally got all three of the Baroque Cycle by Neal Stephenson together on one shelf. Someone had fun with the covers, I realized.

The first one is a dark silver, lead colored. The middle is brassy or coppery. The third is gold.

Oh, did I forget to mention that the books are (at least somewhat) about alchemy? (Eventually I shall have to read them... >_>)


2 weeks ago or so I was in Barnes and Noble, and I had a good time at the clearance tables. I got Crossroads of Twilight and New Spring, both in hardcover, for $5.98 apiece. I think System of the World (#3 in the Baroque Cycle) was also $5.98, though it may have been $4.99. And then I got my 10% members discount, too. \o/

I couldn't find the CD I was looking for, so I'm ripping a Dr. Demento album. Woot. Now I can listen to the Bulbous Bouffant song anytime I want. I will probably avoid Leonard Nemoy's heartrending rendition of "The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins", though. My heart is rent enough from watching the video online. Man, that's trippy.

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clytemnestra215
Aug. 25th, 2006 05:52 am (UTC)
But...but...The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins is a classic! It is perfection. It is topped only, in my mind, by David Hasselhoff's numerous endeavors into the world of singing.
lieutfaber
Aug. 26th, 2006 03:33 am (UTC)
He's Bilbo (Bilbo)
Bilbo Baggins.
He's only 3 feet tall.
He's Bilbo (Bilbo)
Bilbo Baggins,
Greatest little hobbit of them all.

\o/

See what Ariana taught me?

\o/ <--- Best emote evar. Asides from ^_^ and :|
clytemnestra215
Aug. 26th, 2006 06:22 am (UTC)
I lurve it too \o/

\p/
^^

(penguin)

(I will stop amusing myself now)
clytemnestra215
Aug. 26th, 2006 06:29 am (UTC)
No; just a bit more!

\p/ \p/ \p/
^^ ^^ ^^

(peeeenguins!!!)
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