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Old 24th January 2021, 06:47 PM   #64
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Here's a fun one I learned the other day. When you say "gosh" instead of "God", or "frick", or "heck" or "jeepers" to avoid a profanity, it is known as a minced oath.
We will meet them on the beach, we will meet them on the phone hook-ups.
- Scott Morrison, probably
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