„Ill-fitting grammar are like ill-fitting shoes. You can get used to it for a bit, but then one day your toes fall off and you can't walk to the bathroom.“

—  Jasper Fforde, livro One of Our Thursdays Is Missing

Fonte: One of Our Thursdays Is Missing

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História
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