Texas at a Glance

by Miles O'Neal, Jetlag, Ltd.

I was born in El Paso. Lived on the edge of the desert for years. Moved away in 6th grade, finally returned many years later to Austin. Boy howdy, did I miss Texas!

Texas at a Glance

Capital:                         Austin
Size:                            pretty darn humongous
Population:                      About right
Room to breathe:                 amen!
Room to set off nuclear devices: yep
Nickname:                        The Lone Star State
Major Assets:                    cattle, oil, money, high tech,
                                 elbow room
Incredibly Minor Industries:     Dallas


Last updated: 21 Mar 1994

Copyright 1994, Miles O'Neal, Austin, TX. All rights reserved. Free redistribution of this article is allowed so long as this copyright and the author's name are attached, but all other uses require the author's permission.

Miles O'Neal <roadkills.r.us@XYZZY.gmail.com> [remove the "XYZZY." to make things work!] c/o RNN / 1705 Oak Forest Dr / Round Rock, TX / 78681-1514