|"What are you giggling about?"|
I ran across a couple of funny instances of a word - well, actually the word itself and a homophone of it. I'm re-reading the original Sherlock Holmes stories after enjoying BBC's Sherlock series (which I highly recommend. It's available for streaming on Netflix).
I had a prurient giggle over this sentence in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - Adventure III - A Case of Identity: “She pulled a little handkerchief out of her muff, and began to sob heavily into it.” That is a strange place to carry one's hanky.
A couple of days later, we ordered pizza from Papa Murhphy's. Included with each pizza are the cooking instructions, which in turn included this coupon:
|Looks innocent enough, right?|
Take a closer look at the fine print. Oh, here, I'll do it for you:
|Oh my god! What!?|