[DWJ] Sacking the maids...

Mark Allums mark at allums.com
Wed May 16 21:41:34 EDT 2007


Nicholas Jackson wrote:
> It's probably on a par with all those stories about libraries being
> designed and built without the weight of the books being taken into
> consideration: I've always found it difficult to believe that a qualified
> architect, entrusted with such a big project, would make what seems like
> an obvious mistake, and furthermore that nobody else would pick up on
> it either.

I don't know about libraries, plural, but it happened once.  At least, 
the library sank.  Although Snopes will tell you not.  Something else 
for me to look up the source to.

--Mark A.



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