[LMB] Favorite swears

A. Marina Fournier saffronrose at me.com
Tue Feb 23 10:08:52 GMT 2016

On Feb 19, 2016, at 6:05 AM, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
> I remember reading books in my youth where some character was so very good at swearing that the protagonist could only admire the skill shown.    That was when such swearing couldn’t be printed.

That's what I think falls under the term "invective"--more elaborate than "may the fleas of ten thousand camels...", but still okay with the FCC for daytime radio. Longwinded, though.


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