From: "Andy Robertson"
Subject: Re: (urth) Smith & Wolfe: Robots Date: Mon, 9 Sep 2002 19:18:06 +0100 ----- Original Message ----- From: "Dan'l Danehy-Oakes" > > > Yet, the motif is so broad that "great minds think alike" > > could easily account for it. > > As also could "It'll steam engine when it comes steam engine > time," my favorite expression of the idea that certain ideas > seem to float about in the cultural aether, waiting to be > grabbed and instantiated. "The Quest Of Saint Aquin" would seem another possible precursor. hartshorn --