Acme::MetaSyntactic::good_omens - The Good Omens theme
This list gives the names of the characters from Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's novel, Good Omens.
Source: Good Omens
A Narrative of Certain Events occurring in the last eleven years of human history, in strict accordance as shall be shewn with:
The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter
Compiled and edited, with Footnotes of an Educational Nature and Precepts for the Wise, by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett.
The Voice of God
An angel, and part-time rare book dealer
A Fallen Angel; the Adversary
A Likewise Fallen Angel and Prince of Hell
A Fallen Angel and Duke of Hell
Likewise a Fallen Angel and Duke of Hell
An Angel who did not so much Fall as Saunter Vaguely Downwards
Wages Clerk and Witchfinder Private
Practical Occultist and Professional Descendant
Painted Jezebel [mornings only, Thursdays by arrangement] and Medium
A Satanic Nun of the Chattering Order of St. Beryl
A Chairman of a Residents' Association
Full Chorus of Tibetans, Aliens, Americans, Atlanteans and other rare and strange Creatures of the Last Days.
Satanical hellhound and cat-worrier
This theme is dedicated to Terry Pratchett (1948-2015)
One day I'll be dead and THEN you'll all be sorry. -- (Terry Pratchett, 28 Nov 1992, on alt.fan.pratchett)
Updated with "IN MEMORIAM" after the passing of Sir Terry Pratchett on March 12, 2015. Published in Acme-MetaSyntactic-Themes version 1.046.
Received its own version number in Acme-MetaSyntactic-Themes version 1.000.
Introduced in Acme-MetaSyntactic version 0.97.
Impressed by Abigail's technique of POD within here-doc, Jean Forget submitted a version of good_omens.pm which uses the same trick, using the exact text of the corresponding chapter in the novel, with minor formatting changes to turn it into normal POD.
Submitted by Jean Forget