I Am Tired of Spelling I With a Capital Letter

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    Oh, I Gave Up a Long Time Ago

    i just got tired of capitalizing anything. pressing and holding the shift key is waaaay too much work. i'll occasionaly whip out the old capital letters for things like "God" and "Christmas" or WHEN SHOUTING, but for the rest of the time i am quite content to...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2008

    Makes Me Feel Cocky :(

    writing 'I' with a capital letter makes me feel like i'm trying to put emphasis or importance on myself. It's not a serious concern though, but if I have to go back and change it to caps in Word, which is bothersome, then I think about it.
    deleted deleted
    Jul 14, 2009

    Bad Grammer

    i think its ok and i love not doing it but sometimes I find it just being a habit just like dotting the i i love the fact that you cant still understand what i say without having perfect grammer :-0
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy
    22-25, F
    Mar 13, 2008

    I (sigh) Am Tired of Having to Spell "I" (aaaaah) With a Capital Letter

    It just annoys me so much that you have to do it all the time. Sometimes I forget it completely (remembered it there) and sometimes I (there it was again) simply refuse to do it because I (three times I spelt it correctly) am too lazy and think it's a completely wasted effort as...
    Wraither Wraither
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Jan 8, 2008

    Why No Eye.

    i think that the regular 'i'' gets overlooked a lot. i have given less and less care to capitals ever since reading some stuff about belle hooks. i think capitals are negated by decent punctuation anyway. but other than that, i find capital 'i' imposing when i'm talking about...
    chairmanmeow chairmanmeow
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 2, 2008
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