Monday, 29 November 2010
This diagram was devised to chart the tendancy of wizards, who start out small and pale, to progress through the craft getting bigger and cholerically redder until at last they swell up and explode in a cloud of pomposity.**
33. Unseen Academicals, by Terry Pratchett
Ummm... I've nearly finished it...
It's been a most trying and busy month, so reading has kind of gone out the window. I probably will finish this by tomorrow evening, though.
* from page 198
** unfortunately, there's no actual diagram available so you'll just have to imagine it based on this Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram interpretation. Just substitute the stars for wizards.