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I just had to share this...

C.J. Fuller cjfuller at mindspring.com
Wed Apr 15 10:38:27 EST 1998

In article <3534233d.0 at oit.umass.edu>, siang at wilde.oit.umass.edu (l sian
gramates) wrote:

>my advisor's 7 year old daughter was in lab one day last week.  while
>she was there, she was sitting at the table in the lab break room
>with a highlighter and a stack of papers she'd salvaged from the
>recycling bin.  when one of the other grad students sat down to talk
>with her for a bit, she told the student "not now!  i'm busy writing
>a grant".
>siang at mcb.umass.edu

Sian-I'm not sure whether to laugh or cry at that remark.  Children
sometimes reflect the adults around them TOO well...


C.J. Fuller
<mailto:cjfuller at erickson.uncg.edu>
<mailto:cjfuller at mindspring.com>

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