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Poetic Pascal Triangle

First published in 2007 in *Mathematics Magazine*, Caleb Emmons' poem "Dearest Blaise" has the form of (Blaise) Pascal's Triangle. That original publication offered also a challenge: what is the next line of Emmons' poem? What is your guess?
**DEAREST BLAISE** by Caleb Emmons
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1 1
1 he 1
1 saw the 1
1 pure simple idea 1
1 truly distilling arithmetic later 1
1 poetic mathematization uncharacteristically sentimentalized Pascal 1
Emmons is a member of the mathematics department at Oregon's Pacific University; prior postings of his work in this blog include: 4 March 2011 and 6 May 2011.

A further line for Caleb Emmon's poem? Well, it's a stretch (literally), but:

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Which describes the application of somewhat outdated magickal techniques to deal with a fear of long words after modern methods failed.

(Must have worked...)

Robert Dawson

Math and CS, S.M.U.

Halifax, NS

Thanks, Robert Dawson!

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