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Eton trifles

I’m pleased, Jacob (very!), to learn/ These phrases that you yourself spurn;/ I ascertain what/ A lot you have got,/ And, note your ongoing concern./// I'm pleased, Jacob (very!), to learnThese phrases that you yourself spurn;I ascertain whatA lot you … Continue reading

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Pedant’s Revolt

A Bristol apostrophe cop/ Corrects errant signs shop by shop/ His rectification/ Of rogue punctuation/ Brings grammar abuse to a stop./// https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/apr/03/banksy-of-punctuation-puts-full-stop-bad-grammar-bristol A Bristol #apostrophe copCorrects errant signs shop by shopHis rectificationOf rogue punctuationBrings grammar abuse to a stop. — … Continue reading

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