Roman Numerals
#6
(04-01-2021, 10:07 PM)dukealien Wrote:  I  read "XL" phonetically, as "excel." Though whether that's in X-rated activities or character in general ("a man who isn't a liberal at thirty has no heart; a man who isn't a conservative by forty has no brain"), can't say.  C?
Hey duke-
If I read it strictly as roman numerals then XXX=30 and XL=40 and ten years later than 30 is obviously 40.  But I don't think it's that simple. Or maybe it is.

ps. Now well beyond 60, I find this axiom to be true: no brains, no headaches
Reply


Messages In This Thread
Roman Numerals - by ambrosial revelation - 03-30-2021, 02:41 AM
RE: Roman Numerals - by Mark A Becker - 03-30-2021, 08:47 PM
RE: Roman Numerals - by CRNDLSM - 03-31-2021, 04:35 AM
RE: Roman Numerals - by Mark A Becker - 04-01-2021, 09:41 PM
RE: Roman Numerals - by dukealien - 04-01-2021, 10:07 PM
RE: Roman Numerals - by Mark A Becker - 04-02-2021, 09:33 AM
RE: Roman Numerals - by ambrosial revelation - 04-02-2021, 02:06 PM
RE: Roman Numerals - by Thunderembargo - 04-04-2021, 02:58 AM
RE: Roman Numerals - by Majestic Sun - 04-23-2021, 01:16 AM



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!