pronouns gone mad

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri May 9 02:21:45 UTC 2014

On Thu, May 8, 2014 at 5:33 PM, Dan Goncharoff <thegonch at> wrote:

> When did 'peeve' transform into a verb??

Bitterness doesn't become you, Dan. ;-) Should I have written that I had
already _petted_ about it? Lack of clarity in written discourse is hip,
anymore, and "peeted" in that context would have represented more of a
challenge to the reader. Or not.


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