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My thoughts on imaginary lesbianism - Her Most Regal Majesty, the Queen of Snark
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My thoughts on imaginary lesbianism
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sesquipedality From: sesquipedality Date: November 8th, 2007 05:08 pm (UTC) (Link)

Re the award

I wouldn't say that I'm not grateful that you didn't decide to award it to someone who wasn't me.

(You know, I can't even work out if that sentence means what I want it to mean.)
simont From: simont Date: November 8th, 2007 05:12 pm (UTC) (Link)

I think my personal best with negatives was, in a conversation some years ago about organ donation, "I'm not entirely sure I haven't just convinced myself that I wouldn't even mind very much if you couldn't [opt out]". I typed it completely without thinking, and was startled that I'd managed to insert four negatives without noticing. And I didn't realise until right now that the words "opt out" (which weren't included in the sentence as I actually wrote it but were implied by the context) must surely count as a fifth...
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