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    Comma

    She knew that men patronized these women for purposes which no lady should mention,--or, if she did mention them, in whispers and by indirection and euphemism.

    I think it should be "or, if she did, mention them in whispers and by......"in this case. Right? Pls.

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    Re: Comma

    Quote Originally Posted by puzzle View Post
    She knew that men patronized these women for purposes which no lady should mention,--or, if she did mention them, in whispers and by indirection and euphemism.

    I think it should be "or, if she did, mention them in whispers and by......"in this case. Right? Pls.
    Yes, I agree with you.


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    Re: Comma

    I agree too.

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