Ha! You think it would be this easy! However, if you like warped mathematical
poetry, here are the prologue and epilogue of
my dissertation. And, of course, where would we be now without the
official poetic sacrifice of the First
International IMACS Conference on Applications of Computer Algebra? (Probably
saner actually, but it's so hard to tell anymore. Right, Michael? Yes, that's
right, Michael.) More to come in time, or perhaps in rhyme ...