I was shocked to learn today that the telescope was invented by Hans Lippershey!
I always thought Galileo was the inventor, so I was rather dismayed, I must say!
Though Hans invented it, old Gal perfected it so as to bring into better view,
The shapely blonde in the apartment across the via for his keen purview!
Robert L. Hinshaw, CMSgt, USAF, Retired
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