[LMB] Abuse of the English Language
mark at allums.com
Sat Jul 25 21:25:54 BST 2009
CatMtn at aol.com (Mary) wrote:
> I enjoy reading your posts, and have never noticed
> you having an excess number of typos.
Then you have never *noticed*, because I spot them all the time in my
own posts, *after* I have already posted and it's too late to correct
it. Grammar, and usage, too, although I don't worry much about the
usage, because I often deliberately break rules of usage. One of my
worst habits is failing to make precedents and antecedents match.
> I recall that part of _The Moon is a Harsh Mistress_, too. Didn't someone
> also object to the use of "unalienable rights" as opposed to "inalienable
> rights"? <g>
I believe you are correct. <g>
0. I also post in haste and regret in leisure.
1. As Treebeard would say.
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