[DWJ] The weight discussion

Mark Allums mark at allums.com
Fri May 18 16:45:29 EDT 2007


deborah.dwj at suberic.net wrote:
> On Fri, 18 May 2007, Otter Perry wrote:
>> Okay.  Enough is enough.  I can hear people talk about their
>> weight and about my weight and so on everywhere in the
>> world.  And I know I participated.
> 
> Okay, sounds good. And I even started it. (And then I found
> myself thinking, "was that okay? I ban all politics discussions,
> and I think of conversations about fat as being about politics,
> but I know most other people don't.")

One more thing, before we go.  It's not children's lit, but it's lit. 
Wasn't Sherlock Holmes brother Mycroft obese?  He saw no point in taking 
to the field to solve crime, he just sat in his chair, and listened to 
the facts, and used his genius to answer questions.

--Mark




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