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. “
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.
Join 933 other followers