This is the oddest piece of spam I’ve seen yet.

There’s no URL, I have no idea what it’s selling, it was in plain text (i.e. it didn’t have a web beacon to probe for receipt) and… well… it is just plain weird.

“I’m not going into the Zone. What instructions do you have?”
As simply and as quickly as that, Kirk Maynard Gull spread his wings,
forty miles per hour! And under control! If I dive from five thousand feet

3 replies on “This is the oddest piece of spam I’ve seen yet.”

After a little research, I discovered that this is an except from the "not so well known book" (at least by me) Jonathan Livingston Seagull. It is a fable about a seagull who is bored with the daily squabbles over food and seized by a passion for flight. He pushes himself, learning everything he can about flying, until finally his unwillingness to conform results in his expulsion from his clan (according to Wikipedia).

…..and that folks, is one to grow on.

I received another e-mail… perhaps I’m going to get the whole book… a few words at a time.

of informing Kirill of the fact?
peak of his ability, he lost control at high speed.
by the shoulder, turned him toward me, and smacked him
in the visor. He crossed the line and asked to learn how
to fly. In his asking, Terrence

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