Erwin Schrodinger

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Austrian physicist who discovered the wave equation (1887-1961)


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Not of the shooter, whom none could describe beyond his briefcase and trench coat, but of Mortimer Shroedinger, "the small mulatto gentleman in a nice tweed coat" as he was described to the ranking homocide investigator by a Haitian nanny.
Much later, the identity of Mortimer Shroedinger was revealed.
The Times editorial board, which had hired him with enthusiasm, soon felt obliged to speed Shroedinger on to his next situation.
For whatever reason, Shroedinger had developed a kind of misanthropy, which allowed him to turn up his nose at those who murdered prose and thugs and to show no fear in the midst of the panic of his fellow A-train passengers.