What’s missing?

Everybody knows that an apostrophe can be used to form a contraction, where it indicates an omitted letter. So what letter was the Yahoo! Style writer omitting when she wrote this?

ole fashioned sty

Is ‘ole fashioned short for pole fashioned? role fashioned? mole fashioned?

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3 Responses to “What’s missing?”

  1. Micki Allen Says:

    As a Texan, I love my apostrophes and can get quite creative with ’em, but this is ridiculous.


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