In message <e8035acbb3a032dbcda21adb61889596 / ruby-forum.com>, Joe Wiltrout writes:
>I hate to break it to you, but asking people is, and always will be, my 
>last resort. I prefer the feeling of independance rather than feeling 
>guilty because I didnt have anything to offer my advisor in return for 
>his/her information.

Eh, don't worry about that; there will come a day when you answer questions.

But for instance, you asked me what a text adventure is.

Did you try putting "text adventure" into Google and clicking on the
first link?

-s