Howdy, stranger! Long time no post.
Sigg! It's good to see you here again, even if it's just for a moment.
Ooooh, I like that. Sigg, International Man of Mystery. Shoot! I can't get my secret agent smiley to work here. Oh well, you get the picture.
Hey Sigg! It's good to see your name on the forums again. Don't be such a stranger.
hah, knew I wouldn't be able to get that one by you
Happy Birthday Sigg! Hope it's sweet!
Hey man if you haven't seen Kick Ass, I highly recommend it. It's pretty sweet.
I predict at least one judge will penalize you for not using more words! It's just the man trying to keep you down!
The Elements of Style says -
"A name or title in direct address is parenthetic [therefore, commas]
If, Sir, you refuse, I cannot predict what will happen.
Well, Susan, this is a fine mess you are in."
Read it and weep! Trust professor caelum . I knew I'd heard this little rule somewheres; am rereading TEOS right now. I feel as If I'm omitting more needless words already.
Trying to Bee good