Ten minutes into one of the most boring stories I have ever heard he says,
“To make a long Story Short”.
Thank God, I think to myself.
Then he talks for another 20 minutes about the same thing.
I am still waiting for someone to jump out and say “Congratulations, You’re on
Why do people say “I mean” before they have even said anything?
Why clarify a statement that you haven’t even made yet?
I hear this everyday now. Do people just assume that their statements
will be misunderstood and need to elaborate a head of time?
Or “What I’m saying is…”
Are these just the new versions of “Umm”?