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    Unreal.
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    But wait... there's more!


    The Florist's Apostrophe (a close relative of the Greengrocer's).

    And a quaint colloquialism:

    I think I need to listen to Pink Floyd's Wish You Were Here now!
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    The Toontown Crumble just hasn't stopped giving this morning!

    I can just hear him.
    "Wouldn't know how to plan a roadway! Such a stupid corner, and what a dumbplace to put trees..."
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    The Toontown Crumble comes through yet again!


    I might try Worcestershire.
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    Auntie ABC steps up to the plate:

    When simple "demolition" just won't do.
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    It's a deeply-rooted timber...
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    On-topic for the subject line. Trust me,
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    Source may be edited by the time you see this, but

    here's the screenshot.
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    I'm not quite sure if this is a language peeve or a classic example of anti-advertising.

    Here it is, for your delectation and delight!

    * Ornage has been changed to blue in the image, for easier irony detection.
    Last edited by The Irreverent Mr Black; 19th September 2017 at 10:47 PM.
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    A nice Aussie tautology for Mr Dogs.

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