B-O-T-A-N-Y is for keeps

Roger Whitehead rwhitehead at cix.compulink.co.uk
Thu Sep 9 13:03:10 EST 1993


> Botanists are percieved as diminutive eccentrics with hand lenses bent
> on identifying the world's flora.

A splendid double entendre!  (Akin to the definition of a diplomat as someone
sent to lie abroad in the service of his country.)  I shall use it.

Roger

PS  Our local group uses 'a posterior' of botanists as the collective term.

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