Really Bad Analogies Written
by High School Students
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quality, like when : u' re an vacating in anither city and Jeopardy comes on at
T-. 00 pm- instead of 7: 30.
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her, like a dag at a fire hydrant.
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duck that was actually lame. Maybe ham stepping an a land mine in
I Her was as bad as, like, whatever-
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The revelatory that his marriage 30 years had disintegrated because pf his
wife' s infidelity came as a rude shack, like a surcharge at a formerly
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