Semicolon Suicide

Truly, the semicolon is one of the most pitiable, misunderstood creatures to ever walk the shelves of Borders and the pages of Amazon. Here’s a few examples of acceptable uses, though – uses that will make the semicolon feel welcome and appreciated, like one of the cool kids.

  • Bertha eventually left her McDonald’s fry cook boyfriend for a cashier at Taco Bell; the steak taquitos were just too tempting.
  • As a traveling magician, The Magnificent Zoltok found it easy to simultaneously woo girlfriends in Tupelo, Mississippi; Salem, Massachusetts; and Phoenix, Arizona.

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