How to be offensive
|•||Does your punctuation show the reader how groups of words should be read?|
|•||Does your punctuation complete, introduce, separate, enclose, or omit?|
Kim and Barbara are having some toast in the flat before going to university
and the mail arrives. Kim's brother Eddie, who went back to Edinburgh to hand
in his dissertation, has sent her a letter. He has a special message for Barbara,
but Barbara doesn't get to that bit as when Kim shows her the letter she is so
incensed about the third sentence.
Kim: Pompous git. Who writes letters these days? Why not just send me an email? Do you want to see it? Barbara: No, I like getting letters. I think it should be encouraged; it's more personal. But yeah, let's see it.