John Milton used 8,000 different words in his poem, "Paradise Lost."
That's the long and the short of Trivia for you. One of the many facts that might be useful in esoteric conversations at Corsinet Trivia Collections (via J walk)
So now I know The Mona Lisa, by daVinci, is 2'6" by 1'9".
But did you know Mona sings! (via grow a brain)
Yes, but there's three words that that young Johnny Milton, (a sexy monomanical charismatic preacher who's picture, painted at the time and now hanging in the UK National Portrait Gallery, makes him look just like the lead singer in a great brit band - Jarvis Cocker meets Ian Curtis meets Morrissey- but better looking than all of them, albeit in a dark foxy way) didn't use... "to be continued".
Posted by Nabakov at November 25, 2004 08:10 PM
Quite. And not forgetting:
"If Lost Please Return"
"Late return will incur a fine"
Posted by boynton at November 25, 2004 11:54 PM