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OMG Txt in 1920s lol

Legal document


Tired of trying to decipher the messages that young people use when  communicating?  Think that  usage of the English language is slipping and we are going to end up with a nation of semi-literate people?  THink this is new?

The above is from a partnership  document prepared by a Greytown legal firm in the 1920s. Maybe things are not so bad after all.