acebauer (acebauer) wrote,

In defense of adverbs

Anna Tambour has come in defense of adverbs. Deliciously.

My favorite quote:
The soup arrived, and George set about it with a willing spoon. His companion became hideously involved with spaghetti.
—P.G. Wodehouse, The Small Bachelor

The short story at the end is worth the article alone.
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