Not to change the subject or anything...
Tue, 30 Oct 2001 08:17:57 EST

In a message dated 10/29/2001 3:58:07 PM, writes:

>A buddy of mine that was an amateur stand up comic used to do a bit about
>little packets. 

First one I saw came with my .... drumroll ... manual typewriter ... eyeroll 
... a German model called Alpina. The dessicant sachet was labeled 
"trockenmittlebutel" (mas or menos) meaning "drymetalbag". Had a lover like 
that once.