christmas book wishes

Jane Scarlett mail at janescarlett.com
Sat Dec 27 13:14:00 EST 2003


> Paul wrote:
> 
> >> *Eats, Shoots and Leaves* by Lynne Truss.
> >
> >Apparently somebody's already found a punctuation error in it. On the
> >title page, no less.
> 
> I now have a copy (well done Father Christmas, say I) and have to admit 
> I
> can't find this.  Seeing that all there *is* on the title page is the
> book's title, the author's name, and the publisher's name, and the only
> punctuation is the comma in the title, I'm not sure what the error might
> be.

My pedantic husband is sure it should either be "Eats shoots and leaves" 
or "Eats, shoots, and leaves" but we decided that the panda has already 
rubbed out the second comma.  

Jane Scarlett
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