Lexica (lexica510) wrote,
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Writer's Block question: Do you have a strange and obscure talent? What is it?

Mutant talent: can spot typos from 20 paces.

It makes the monkey crazy. I'll walk through the living room without slowing, and as I pass by I'll say "you've got an extra space in the first line of that third paragraph. And down at the bottom you spelled his name Barrack, not Barack — he's not a military dorm."

"Arrgh!" says the monkey. "How do you DO that?"

I dunno. I come by it naturally, though — most of the people in my family can do this.
Tags: abilities, family, the monkey
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