thetethys-sea answered: i make opportunities for the semicolon. same with this —. big fan of this —.
cxmeron answered: the answer is all the time. The semicolon is the third olsen twin. it’s been ignored living in the shadows of the used up cooch that is colon
jergobardley said: "First rule: Do not use semicolons. They are transvestite hermaphrodites representing absolutely nothing. All they do is show you’ve been to college." - Kurt Vonnegut; “How hideous is the semicolon.” -Samuel Beckett;
jergobardley answered: "Let me be plain: the semi-colon is ugly, ugly as a tick on a dog’s belly. I pinch them out of my prose." -Donald Barthelme;