On the question of whether to remove the apostrophe from written English
Should we retract the contraction?
Is it just a verbal distraction?
Or would this retraction
Become a detraction
From syntactic discourse in action?
What I'd hypothetically do in the hypothetical circumstances of the apostrophe being removed
I side with Lynne Truss's faction:
I'd never approve such redaction.
If some law were enacted,
And they were retracted,
I'd try to retract the retraction.
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