Definition of the Day 4/27/14: Personal Friend

Posted: April 27, 2014 in Humor
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PERSONAL FRIEND, n. As opposed to the “impersonal friend,” someone the speaker has met at least once.

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–from the revised and expanded edition of The American Heretic’s Dictionary, the best modern successor to Ambrose Bierce’s Devil’s Dictionary

 

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