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It is time to revisit these "nanny" rules on allowable speech. In World wide media most boards now allow certain "profane" words as the meaning is clear. Using medically correct terminology reduces meaning and readability.
That is the point. Having to use non standard phrasing loses meaning.
Thought about editing it, but it kinda lost the feel.
No, it's not automated. I was asked to fix it by the CMs
Aussie women tend to be more outspoken. Which is a breath of fresh air.
Stillstanding, that's a lovely thing to say. Thank you. I can't believe she's 13 and has yet to make me really mad. Perhaps she's saving it ;-)
You know, I really relate to your roommate. Here's another gem (not from my DD) "the best way to get over someone is to get under someone else". Your roommate may enjoy that one ;-)
I've never been single for a substantial amount of time. In my case, it's worked out OK and I have a fabulous partner of 20 years. Howver, as a younger person, I always felt a strong element of not being comfortable on my own. My mother commented that in my teens I was much happier, more content and easier to get along with if I had a boyfriend. I wonder how that all works..
Geo, as a general rule, we Aussies are very uncouth. For better or worse, it's a cultural trait.
I'd like to take credit for teaching her, but I suspect she has far more natural commonsense in that area than I ever did. All I can do is talk about my many mistakes and what I've learned and hope she actually listens to me.
Here's to keeping the lines of communication open.