Posts Tagged ‘monkeys’
Bookish Monkey has a certain fellow-feeling for the 100 unfortunate virtual monkeys of the felicitously-named Monkey Shakespeare Simulator who, after typing furiously since 2003, have produced a mere 19 letters of The Two Gentlemen of Verona:
Valentine. Cease to 1dor:eFLPoFRjWK78aXz …
Rather poignant, I think. The detail comes from a TLS review of Darren Wershler-Henry’s The Iron Whim: A Fragmented History of Typewriting. More at Golden Rule Jones.