Prison Pete

Friday, April 07, 2006
  Telegram from Pete.
Sunday, April 2, 2006

Urgent message STOP Time now 21:35 and I just counted and have twelve double spaced pages to proof and print STOP

Can post this part of message to blog STOP Will certainly send expanded copy tomorrow post STOP The damn electric stove is so slow to heat stuff STOP Also did not realize I had drafted so many pages STOP Poor time management skills strikes again STOP

They say there are no more telegrams STOP Guess I should stop this now STOP Amazing how much clearer the period makes for breaking up ones thoughts STOP Do realize this whole thing should have been in caps STOP

More to follow STOP

Hope all is well at your end STOP

Peace STOP
Ummmm...Mr. Editor, would you, could you, explain?
[Editor] Hi Summer, I'm as confused as you are. I don't write the stuff, I only post it. I think this was an attempt at humor, a fake telegram. From watching old Westerns (movies), I know that Western Union used the word STOP instead of a period at the end of each sentence in a telegram. That was in the olden days, before telephones let alone blogs. But back to the present day, after a long drought most likely because of his move, Pete has just sent me more to post, so check back later this week.
Thanks so much. I thought he had sent you a telegram that might have had some good news.
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