I Cringe Every Time I Read or Write a Four-Letter Word

David Mokotoff, MD
Crow’s Feet
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3 min readMay 20, 2024

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I am at an age where I believe swear words are unnecessary to transmit emotion and a great story.

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I was enjoying a well-written and engaging Medium story this morning when I suddenly stopped for a few seconds. It was like a viper hiding in the weeds—the “F” bomb. I stopped and groaned to myself silently. Why?

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David Mokotoff, MD
Crow’s Feet

David Mokotoff is a retired MD, passionate about health, science, medicine culture, and food, https://tinyurl.com/y7bjoqkd