The semicolon is your friend and your frenemy

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “By the Dots.”

I have an immense fondness for the semicolon; it lets me run on in my writing as much as I run on in my speech patterns.  It’s quite useful in the drafting of legal documents, but it is past time to let my brothers and sisters at the Bar know that the semicolon is our frenemy. Let’s all try to make more sense in the future.

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