Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Cuddle? Sex?

Cuddle? Sex? Never the twain shall meet?

One of those rather intriguing brain ticklers which leaves you asking some rather profound questions about how things work, including the brain and even sex...

The point is, did you read the second sentence before questioning or understanding the first properly. How long did it take you to realise that you'd read 'then' as 'than'?

If so we're experiencing the power of set patterns in the brain and isn't it a pretty sight?

We're also experiencing the fact that anything involving sex immediately takes priority over something as mundane as grammar. Food for thought.

Crawl On

Hotch Potch English: The SNAIL ~ 'Cuddle? Sex?'
Created & written by Sab Will
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