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Old 11-26-2013, 08:22 PM
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Originally Posted by ColorsWolf View Post
Sorry, but I like to use properly paired words as they were meant to when they were first formed.~
Depending on the context, there may not be a valid pairing (as in my "Girls' Night Out" emails from my friends). I agree that using mismatched word (other than for effect, maybe) would be jarring, but I don't think that's what we're talking about here.
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