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    word tincture

    Two years and how time really is the tincture that heals. Is the word tincture used correctly?

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    Re: word tincture

    Quote Originally Posted by miradice333 View Post
    "Two years and how time really is the tincture that heals." Is the word tincture used correctly?
    Yes, it's a metaphor. You can make anything a metaphor, though some are better than others.
    However, your sentence is not grammatical. Thus is possible in speech: "Two years! And how time really is the tincture that heals!"
    That is, taken as an exclamation, and not as a sentence, it's possible.

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