----- Original Message -----
From: "McCrone, Peter (RDS NW)"
>So the next time your actuary sister (who presumably makes a living
>by doing something totally pointless like guessing when people will
>drop off their twig so the insurance company can fleece their customers
>ever more effectively)raises this tell her not to be such a twerp and go
>out and get a proper job producing primary products like food or
>manufactures goods that people actually need to survive. If you are
>not doing that (like most of us) then your job function could probably
>be dispensed with!.
Remember the 'B Arc' in Hitch-hiker's Guide to the Galaxy...........
Mike (A Primary Producer :o)