Idiosyncrasies of the French language – le mot juste

It seems apt somehow that the French term for Read Only Memory (ROM) is memoire morte.  There is poetry in computing!


Written by glasskey

I am a secondhand and antiquarian bookseller living in France. I have a bookshop in the Cité de l'Ecrit, Montmorillon, near Poitiers. I also sell books on-line through my own website and through various open sites like Abe books, Amazon and Biblio.

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