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Surely it's time to put a stop to all this nonsense, what my father would have called tommyrot, and stop blaming it on our mental state: had all these hurt feelings been flagged up as crimes in my day most of the population would either be under investigation or behind bars.
Tommyrot. It was well understood to be against the law then, as it is now.
How could you let your enchanted pen back up such tommyrot?" (PUL).
Poppycock, tommyrot. Tosh and twaddle Blather and blither and drivel.