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#1 2012-10-22 21:13:02

From: southeast Michigan, USA
Registered: 2007-01-05
Posts: 20

fearlously =) for fearlessly

spotted on Regretsy: … arlous.jpg

An interesting misspelling, likely stemming from English’s MANY varied spellings of vowels in unstressed syllables =)



#2 2012-10-22 21:17:38

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2293

Re: fearlously =) for fearlessly

Fearlously for fearlessly? “Live in fear” contradicts the intended message, doesn’t it?



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