I bought this book last week. I made it all the way to page 17, and then I just couldn't stand it another moment.
I realize this isn't precisely how Ms. Truss intended these emergency punctuation marks to be used, but...
I just couldn't seem to help myself.
Of course, if the panda on the ladder succeeds in painting out that first comma, I will gladly remove the second. But I won't do it a moment sooner, because I'm worried that the panda with the gun might suddenly turn around, and...well, you know. And if the panda on the ladder falls off before he finishes his job, the book's title will need my comma in order to be properly punctuated.
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