1. Pick up the nearest book (of at least 123 pages).
2. Open the book to page 123.
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the next three sentences.
5. Tag five other people.
The nearest book was Leadership and the New Science: Discovering Order in a Chaotic World by Margaret (Meg) Wheatley. She writes,
Strange attractors are self-portraits drawn by a chaotic system. They are always fractal in nature, being deeply patterned, but they are a special category of mathematical object. Estimates are that there are only about two dozen strange attractors. In contrast, fractals describe any object or form created from repeating patterns evident on many levels of scale.
I tag Streak, Tom, Nasty Boy (this should be interesting), Sara, and Andy.