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January 11, 2011

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That's one of the difficulties of teaching writing. There are all these rules you are supposed to attend to (to which you are supposed to attend?) -- except when you aren't.

>>up with which I shall not put

Sometimes I actually use that construction, or something like it, without irony. And without ever having read this quote from Churchill. It's unintentional fun at parties. =)

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