Carousing with Colons

Only a former English major would get sidetracked while teaching an MLA citation and paper formatting class because someone asked about the use of colons with block quotes. I digressed for a couple minutes on the minutia of semi-colons and colons, then caught myself when I realized that the punctuation fun was only occurring in my mind.

–Jane, le sigh

One thought on “Carousing with Colons

  • September 21, 2006 at 7:38 am
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    The deep breathing and occasional snores from the students might have been another hint…

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