"weeeellll . probably not :) but they're likely to seem different to you because as you get good at shaking it out (you can even do it in the bathroom if you're in a public place and even a couple minutes helps) their crud passes right…"
"OK laughter substitute needed . ever try the shakin' all over routine? stand with feet shoulder width apart and bounce lightly and rapidly up and down . even shake your head side to side so fast that your jowls jiggle . shake your hands . shake…"
Ha ha. It would be if there was a Q3 on the board!
I started playing chess when I was 5. I SHOULD have been a good kid and learnt the grid conventions A2: A4 etc, but I didn't. Still, I did beat my father in our second game. He taught me how to play in the first.
Alice in W is great (and very approp') because it is a story about making sense of alien environments and examining pre-existing concepts anew.