"My language should be tighter. I’m learning about using broader, looser language. I need to be more focused on the detail.”Applying this system, if I say I have a hundred dollars but really have just one, my error s not a lie. I have cast the net a bit wide and hooked the other 99 by mistake. If challenged, I thank my critics for new insight into the English language. We are all in favour of learning stuff.
Related: She made the news today with a gaffe for the ages. She said of her wheel-chair-bound opponent for the Governor's position in Texas that he "hasn't walked a day in my shoes".
That's how it has been reported. The original text is kind of empty, literally saying no one can prove she isn't proud of herself. I will buy that.
("I am proud of where I came from and I am proud of what I've been able to achieve through hard work and perseverance. And I guarantee you that anyone who tries to say otherwise hasn't walked a day in my shoes.”)