(urth) The End of RTTW

Jeffrey Brent McBeth mcbeth at broggs.org
Fri Mar 20 04:42:32 PDT 2009

On Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 09:48:48PM -0500, Adam Thornton wrote:
>> Possibly to the godfather of all generation-ship stories, Robert  
>> Heinlein's
>> "Orphans of the Sky." The common greeting on that ship, and one of the
>> last lines of the book, is "Good eating!"
> .....
> That's beautiful.
> And it might even be right.
> I mean, as well as being Godly Fishers Of Eyeballs spreading the Gospel.

Those are pretty cool.  I had jumped to the "Good Hunting" from
Kipling's The Jungle Books, but there really isn't much reason to like


"The man who does not read good books has no advantage over 
 the man who cannot read them."
 -- Mark Twain

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