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lil  ·  1921 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: "I WIN!!!" Dating, Part 4

"is" creates problems. Every "is" should be replaced with something more tentative and conditional.

It might not just be a defence. It might be 100% true until it no longer seems true.

How does that sound?

b_b  ·  1921 days ago  ·  link  ·  

    How does that sound?

Depends what the definition of the word "is" is.

lil  ·  1921 days ago  ·  link  ·  

Yes, I was channelling Bill. This is for the kids who weren't around in 1998.