(urth) The puzzles

Steve Taylor steve.taylor at majitek.com
Sat May 19 21:09:09 PDT 2007

Roy C. Lackey wrote:
> Looking back at the above, I hope that my meaning was not construed as
> somehow insulting to the members of this list; far from it, as I am
> obviously in the same boat. What I meant to convey was that many readers,
> even among the sub-set who enjoy Wolfe, have little more than a passing
> interest in solving the puzzles. They either lack the time needed to pursue
> solutions or feel that the rewards are not worth the effort.

Certainly for my part, I'm more than glad to have the list here as a 
magic decoder ring. I love Wolfe's writing, but the fact that it's full 
of arcane puzzles is not the reason I love it.

> -Roy


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