Message from discussion Left-orium
From: tigershark7...@aol.com (John C.)
Date: 29 Dec 2002 19:47:37 GMT
Organization: AOL http://www.aol.com
Subject: Re: Left-orium
Andreas Grates wrote:
>Juho Julkunen wrote:
>> Andreas Grates (aCnHdArOeSas.Gra...@public.uni-hamburg.de) wrote...
>>>Some words to go: I'm quasi left-handed, for some tasks I can do better
>>>with me left hand, especially ones, that take some strength of hand.
>> Yeah, people always forget about us. I'm mostly right-handed, but throw
>> with the left hand. (Well, I tend to throw Frisbee with the right, for
>> some reason.) I wear watch on my right wrist, and tend to pick knife and
>> fork the wrong way around when not thinking about it. (Mannered, I am.)
>> What comes to marksmanship, shooting handguns is one thing I can do
>> equally well with both hands. Might have something to do with me not
>> having a dominant eye. (Until we were asked to check which eye was
>> dominant in the army I didn't even know there was such a thing.)
>You'd be amazed what kind of things you too might have: There's even
>something like a 'dominant leg'! You automatically try to take off from
>that one if attempting to jump. Try. You'd be amazed.
>There's a phrase for that in German: 'Schokoladenbein'.
Chocolate leg? I'm going to assume that something was lost in the translation
"The Arch-Lich flips the birdie at you!
You are like totally dead man!
Do you want me to tell you about the junk you're carrying?"
-The finger of death attack from nethack.