"This ‘hope’ is always followed by a page of boilerplate. In any case, if you don’t know me, don’t pretend you care about me."
Well hey, sometimes you’re hoping people are doing well. especially if it’s a source in a rough position or people you’ve developed relationships with. I say, use with caution.
This story’s lede surprised me. I send seventy e-mails a day? How many texts am I supposed to send each day? How many should I receive?
Anxieties about my social life aside, I hope to see the day people no longer consider E. B. White and his pedantic professor to be English’s standard-bearers.