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How often have you heard the expression
that on the long finger"? - well now you
The Long Finger takes the form of an
tape measure, only instead of being
feet and inches it has a blank surface
at uneven intervals with memorable
When you want to make a note of
something, (especially something you
may never get around to actually doing -
see link for
simply extend the tape as you would
were about to make a measurement.
reach the most appropriate name of
you write your short note on the tape.
Extra tapes come in the form of "drop in"
cassettes, so that they can be kept for
To Put on the Long Finger
[xenzag, Jul 11 2008]
||//How often have you heard the expression "I'll put that on the long finger"?//
||Never. But have a bun anyhow. Gives me an idea for a book: "The History of Note-Taking: From Scrolls To Tape Measures"... [+]
||I got yer long finger right here!
||but I am rather choosy about what gets put on it.
||// procrastination meter //
||meter (from wikipedia) "In poetry, the
meter or metre is the basic rhythmic
structure of a verse." I always choose my