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Michael LauerIntroducing Vala Programminghttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-5380-9_5

5. Networking

Michael Lauer
Neu-Isenburg, Hessen, Germany
“But the plans were on display…”
“On display? I eventually had to go down to the cellar to find them.”
“That’s the display department.”
“With a flashlight.”
“Ah, well, the lights had probably gone.”
“So had the stairs.”
“But look, you found the notice, didn’t you?”
“Yes,” said Arthur, “yes I did. It was on display in the bottom of a locked filing cabinet stuck in a disused lavatory with a sign on the door saying ‘Beware of the Leopard’.”
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