?

Log in

No account? Create an account
recent stories superwonderfulous peoples pick a day, any day! who, me? go back in time! go back in time! move boldly ahead! move boldly ahead!
yawn - Ldy, the lemony, ligerish ducttaparian's Magic Treehouse of Lost Thoughts
A classy broad's life... with footnotes.
ldy
ldy
yawn
I've now watched every bloody episode of Love Hina.

My sweetie has no money (that's it; we're through!).

My left pinky nail is painted in a colour called "flippin'" which is alternately gray, pink, blue, and green.

I just used an Oxford comma.

And I'm going to bed :)

I'm feeling all kinds of: content? we don't need no steenking content!
What I hear: te o nobashite ryoote agete

20 tall tales or Tell me a story
Comments
bitteroptimist From: bitteroptimist Date: June 1st, 2004 08:22 pm (UTC) (permalink)

my only question...

ok... what the hey is an Oxford comma?
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:06 am (UTC) (permalink)

Re: my only question...

The Oxford comma is also known as the serial comma. It's the comma that is sometimes (but not always) placed before the word "and" in a list:

She had an x, a y, and a z.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxford_comma
duchess_webb From: duchess_webb Date: June 1st, 2004 08:27 pm (UTC) (permalink)
Hehe. Watched Love Hina via Internet TV huh? *winks*
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:26 am (UTC) (permalink)
Hee. You betcha! The whole series :)
dormando From: dormando Date: June 1st, 2004 09:16 pm (UTC) (permalink)
Did you do the extra OVA's too? :)
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:27 am (UTC) (permalink)
No! I'm seriously considering ordering them... or having Paul pick them up when he goes to Japan later this year.
hitchhiker From: hitchhiker Date: June 1st, 2004 09:42 pm (UTC) (permalink)
yay for oxford commas (:

your nail sounds like you smashed it with a hammer and stuck it into a timeflow distorter.
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:27 am (UTC) (permalink)
And that's pretty much what it looks like, too!!
From: cinemascribe Date: June 2nd, 2004 06:10 am (UTC) (permalink)
hey, stop flippin' me the finger
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:33 am (UTC) (permalink)
Teeheeheeheehee :) I'm not going to be able to wear this nail polish again without thinking about that!
rhiannonstone From: rhiannonstone Date: June 2nd, 2004 06:15 am (UTC) (permalink)
I have no firm stand on the Oxford (aka serial) comma. I use it when it makes sense to do so, and I don't use it when it's not needed. How's that for a grammar maven? :)
newbabel From: newbabel Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:27 am (UTC) (permalink)
You're a rebel! :-D
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:38 am (UTC) (permalink)
Weird-- we wrote our replies at about the same time!
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:34 am (UTC) (permalink)
I feel the same way about it.

However, I used it when it wasn't actually necessary to do so! I am a grammar maven who lives on the edge! *guitarchord!*
papoose From: papoose Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:00 am (UTC) (permalink)
where's the phone post, sister?
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:35 am (UTC) (permalink)
Workin' on it, sister. ~Tonight, tonight, my beatnik post tonight~ :)
mauracelt From: mauracelt Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:10 am (UTC) (permalink)
so I attempt to check this thing out and what happens? the comp shuts down completely! *giggles* the library comps are not compatible with the program it takes to run the toons *giggles more* so I'll just have to see if the local vid store has said items up for hock. ;)
ldy From: ldy Date: June 2nd, 2004 07:37 am (UTC) (permalink)
I hope you can find them; they're a real joy to watch :)

Leave it to you to explodey the library comps! ;D

Good to hear from you :) You and the little ones are often in my thoughts!
mauracelt From: mauracelt Date: June 29th, 2004 09:22 am (UTC) (permalink)
*poof* uh oh... another comp bites the dust! ;)
you are in ours, too. *hugs*
corto From: corto Date: June 2nd, 2004 09:04 pm (UTC) (permalink)
so where can I find a free pattern for a good stunt or "2 string" kite?

(I'm going to be recoving this box kite with some of the rip-stop but I'll have loads left over. :D)

20 tall tales or Tell me a story