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Oh My Cod — it’s Deliberate!

Please stop correcting this “error”

Every writer has their quirks. One of mine is saying “Cod” instead of “God”. Why? I’m an atheist.

Sometimes you need a good, easily recognizable exclamation, but I don’t want to call upon a deity I don’t believe in. However, conspiracy theorists aside, no one can doubt the existence of cod…



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Victoria Suzanne

NCTJ-qualified journalist and editor. Follow my true crime publication @Crime-Scenes.