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Old 01-18-2013
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Re: Great Literary Quotes

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Originally Posted by SloopJonB View Post
That is one of God's little jokes - illiterates and semi-literates are the very ones who keep the English language alive. If everyone knew, spoke and used proper English all along we'd still be speaking and writing like Shakespeare or something even older.
Avast there! We'd be talkin' like that thar Cap'n Blackbeard. Arr!
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