The only really adjustable language February 5, 2015Posted by The Typist in cryptical envelopment, New Orleans, Odd Words, The Narrative, Toulouse Street.
Tags: grammar, William S. Burroughs
PS. If my writing seems at times ungrammatical it is not due to carelessness or accident. The English language—the only really adjustable language—is in state of transition.. Transition and the old grammar forms no longer useful..
Bill [William S. Burroughs, from a letter to his parents]