Paula Koneazny: Grammar Lessons

12. Since the purpose of the end is to signal that the discussion is over, do not use a more vigorous substitute:

I savor caryatid between lips and teeth: my first bite of explosive consonant immediately followed by the lick of voluptuous vowels. Carya the Songful might be the name of one who rolls in at high tide like a nouvelle: Botticelli’s Captain Venus astride her mollusk.

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