When submitting a manuscript, italicized passages should be underlined. Why? It makes it easier for the editor to read.
When printed, italicized passages should be in, well, italics. Why? It makes it easier for people to read.
Editors are not people. QED.
For those of you who saw the latest episode, I have a weird one. In that bit where Chaz has that split-second of, “Uh, oh…” on the way down to the office, and then nothing happens (with that great line about salmon souffle–God, that was lovely), it seems to me he makes this really quick glance at the blank wall of the elevator. Was that a bloop, or my imagination, or a hint? In other words, is there something, uh, special about that elevator that we might or might not find out about later? Did anyone else even see it?
and yur all meen to me u bring meen birds in my house and call me fat i am not fat im a big butiful cat shut up.
I’m curious, if anyone knows: what were the usual ages for actors in Shakespeare’s time?
…the storm raged and howled with all the anger of an editor disgusted with a writer’s reliance on the pathetic fallacy.