[LMB] OT: Metaphor

queenortart queenortart at gmail.com
Wed Aug 10 21:30:07 BST 2005

> This is shocking - she should not have to do
> such a thing! We need a list critter who is
> well equipped with faggots, petrol and matches
> and knocks on the door of offending list-members
> in the still reaches of the night to bear them
> away to an auto da Fe of their very own!
> Well, if that's how she feels, maybe she should do unto others. ;-)

Ooooh I could do that as a job, the apostrophe critter...!

> I go insane when grammar is abused, 

I foam at the mouth, thereby I could put the fire out when its work is done. :) 


...the next news was I was in a heap, on a load of spikes, some
fifteen feet or so below ground level, at the bottom of a bag-shaped
game pit. It is at these times you realise the blessing of a good
thick skirt. -- Mary Kingsley (1862-1900)

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