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Chris -- 2015-05-30

#1 2007-04-11 23:54:10

Craig C Clarke
Registered: 2005-11-18
Posts: 232

complication for compilation

Just saw someone in a thread elsewhere say that they gave their dad a “complication of Kurt Vonnegut’s works.”

Don’t think it’s an eggcorn, unless they’re thinking that compiling a set of works somehow complicates things…
Incidentally, the thread was a discussion of Vonnegut’s death, which was just announced. RIP, Kurt.



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