fireweed (northern_wind) wrote,
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According to Richard Lederer (Anguished English, 1989, p. 29), a lawyer in a courtroom once asked this question:

When he went, had you gone, and had she, if she wanted to and were able, for the time being excluding all the restraints on her not to go also, would he have brought you, meaning you and she, with him to the station?

And at that point the opposing attorney, a Mr. Brooks, rose to say:

Objection: That question should be taken out and shot.

http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=2530
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    неожиданно очаровалась двумя вещами у The Different Company Santo Incienso - ссылка на пало санто и весь связанный с ним контекст, но вообще просто…

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    1600 лет со дня основания Венеции Не разлюблю ее никогда.

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    Поддавшись всеобщему восхищению, заказала пробничков The Different Company и, как обычно, не совпала с ними. TDC красивые, но слишком уж похожи не то…

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