Date: Mar 27, 2013 1:52 AM
Author: Joe Niederberger
Subject: Re: MathTeachers? >> sensibility of exponentials

kirby urner says:
>Butlers might be engineers, but the lord of the manor always dabbled in the "pure" stuff (metaphysical), which means he always wore white gloves and never dirtied himself with physical tools.
>Mathematics in this style eschews any associations with lowly machinery.

I see - they used their ethereal minds but somehow not their wet heavy brains?

Joe N