The right word and the almost right word

rogersgeorge on May 28th, 2012

Mark Twain is famous for comparing the right and almost right words to lightning and a lightning bug. Here’s a comic that makes the same point. Hubert is Abby s pet mammal of some kind, Abby works in a hospital, not that it matters. ┬áHubert’s inanity drives me up a wall sometimes.

Mel Henze is the writer.

Here’s a link to the strip. Hubert and Abby.

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