The editor for Yahoo! Shine should have taken the reins from the writer and corrected this homophonic horror:
So close – just one letter…..
“Though the tough guy thought it through, he bought the plough and coughed.”
At least she didn’t write “rains.”
PS: I just found Dr Seuss’ 1987 book, “The Tough Coughs as He Ploughs the Dough: Early Writings and Cartoons by Dr. Seuss. “
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