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One-Liner Wednesday – Grammar Matters

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When you try to cut down on the number of words in your text but it takes on a whole new meaning.

A text to my son. From me:

Photo: Screenshot of two text messages. #1: I will drive you to work. In the shower.

#2 (one minute later): Wait. I’M in the shower. I’ll drive you to work in the car.

 


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Author: Linda G. Hill

There's a writer in here, clawing her way out.

52 thoughts on “One-Liner Wednesday – Grammar Matters

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  5. Oh I hate when that happens LOL!

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  10. Makes me wonder – how did we get by before texting?

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  13. “Ok, problem” – #2: “No Problem for me, get over yourself” #3: “Quit being so hard on yourself, no problem on my end. Do what you need to do” [phone number dialed] “Hi, for your future FYI? Don’t trust a damn thing unless you receive a long text from me long after you touched base for quick reply….. I ARRGH! Sorry…..”

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  17. Lol. I can’t stop laughing! That was a good one, Linda!

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  19. This one made me laugh! Sometimes our shorthand gets the better of us. 😆

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  30. That’s funny, Linda. Although, a shower in the car could be a timesaver 😉

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  34. Excellent Linda , what a difference a couple of words make! 💜

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