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Why Punctuation Matters
« on: June 03, 2015, 02:48:12 PM »
Same words, different punctuation. Which letter do you think John would rather receive? ;D



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Re: Why Punctuation Matters
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2015, 03:30:11 PM »
Might depend on what John thinks of Gloria.   ;)
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Re: Why Punctuation Matters
« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2015, 07:25:14 PM »
LOL! I've seen that one before.
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Re: Why Punctuation Matters
« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2015, 07:26:43 AM »
Then there is that famous:

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