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The Square Root of 3

I’m sure that I will always be,
A lonely number like root three

The three is all that’s good and right,
Why must my three keep out of sight
Beneath the vicious square root sign,
I wish instead I were a nine,

For nine could thwart this evil trick,
with just some quick arithmetic,

I know I’ll never see the sun, as 1.7321,
Such is my reality, a sad irrationality,

When hark! What is this I see,
Another square root of a three

As quietly co-waltzing by,
Together now we multiply
To form a number we prefer,
Rejoicing as an integer

We break free from our mortal bonds,
With the wave of magic wands,

Our square root signs become unglued,
Your love for me has been renewed.

Edit: Yes, this is from a movie however the original author is David Feinberg.

17 Comments

  1. Anonymous says:

    Many claps

  2. BigWhale says:

    I dig this, I really do!

    Where is the vid of you reciting it?

  3. Skorzeny DK says:

    How beautiful, wish my math teachers would have used that poem 🙂

  4. doug m says:

    that movie was hilarious

    good quote!

  5. Matt says:

    Awwwwwww.
    I love geeky-poetry 🙂

  6. mobiletone says:

    awww, that’s kitteny cute

  7. Sammy says:

    Woah, that’s deep.

    *Finger Snaps*

  8. YoyoKirby says:

    I didn’t know you were Indian.

  9. yes says:

    i loved the poem the minute i heard it! Here’s it in youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOSwChKvzaU

  10. directrix1 says:

    You like Harold and Kumar too? Awesome.

  11. Lennie says:

    I think I still prefer the Algorhyme for the Spanning Tree Protocol by Radia Perlman. 🙂

  12. Natoar23ae says:

    In the picture: You missed “dx” at the left of the integration function. You also missed an arbitrary constant for the result (by the time you’re making an undefined integration)

  13. dw says:

    hi, i liked the square root of three. cute. like YOU! actually i think your hawt! and listening to you talk is very captivating. i bet you will be very successful and famous one day as you definitely have the right stuff!

  14. 3volution69 says:

    OMG HAROLD AND KUMAR ESCAPE FROM GUANTANIMO BAY!!

  15. Kit says:

    Solve for ” I”

    2I<6U

    Simple affectionate arithmetic

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