Midnight Oil

[Powderworks] Interesting E-bay Item - Bird Noises Diamond Pin

Beth Curran bcurran@columbus.rr.com
Wed, 30 Jul 2003 20:36:13 -0400

Jim Warren wrote:

Having looked at the little widget, I just find it depressing.

...so if I told you that I paid $1200 about 15 years ago for the exact
same thing in a flesh-and-blood version, would you think I was
completely deranged?   But the real thing is kinda cute at that stage,
in a malodorous, squalling, flabby kind of way.  And she did become
astoundingly beautiful with time...whereas THIS thing will remain
hideous. - Beth