- Grab the nearest book.
- Open the book to page 123.
- Find the fifth sentence.
- Post the text of the sentence in your entry along with these instructions.
- Don’t search around and look for the coolest book you can find. Do what’s actually next to you.
“Range patterns match from the first occurence of one pattern to the first occurence of the second pattern, then match for the next occurence of the first pattern to the next occurence of the second pattern, etc.”
– Ellie Quiqley, UNIX Shells by Example
If you happen to continue this meme into the blogosphere, try and continue the link references so everyone gets a copy of your quote in a Trackback Ping.