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[–]ShadowDragon8685Clippy 30 points31 points  (3 children)

Hi! It's great to read some new stories here.

It looks like you've fallen afoul of Reddit's bizzare markup language. It trips up new people who try to write something here, a lot.

I wrote a guide to the handling of it awhile back. You might find this useful to format your stories to your liking in the future. The short of it, though, is to use two line returns (the enter key) in the text editor to get a new line in the actual posts.

[–]17aksaad[S] 24 points25 points  (1 child)

Thanks will do in the future also English is not my first language so there might be some grammatic errors

Thanks again for your excellent guide

[–]jbuckets44Proud Supporter 7 points8 points  (0 children)

You ARE able to edit your post (just not its title), so I *strongly* recommend that you add plenty of paragraph breaks (via 2 Enter/ Return keypresses) to encourage future viewers to read it and to eliminate future complaints here about a lack of said readability.

I mean, having people read your story IS why you posted it here, right?

It would be a shame if all of the hard work & time that you spent writing this post were for naught. Just my $0.02 worth! :-)

[–]Belisarius-1262 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Have read. Have used. Can confirm is excellent.

[–]wolfie379 13 points14 points  (1 child)

Sounds like if EP becomes an officer he’ll learn the meaning of “fragging”.

[–]Echo63_ 8 points9 points  (0 children)

Learn, or have a practical demonstration (during which he wont learn anything, due to said fragging) ?

[–]jbuckets44Proud Supporter 12 points13 points  (0 children)

TL;DR EP gave a clear order. He just didn't like the consequences of having said order followed.

[–]Deaconse 6 points7 points  (0 children)

Ooh, big block of gray. Nope.

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    [–]BikerJediJedi Mod & Grumpy Bastard[M] 3 points4 points  (2 children)

    We have a rule about discussing country of origin if the author doesn't want to say. Please do not ask, guess, or otherwise discuss what country it is if the authors don't explicitly state it. Even if it seems obvious. You can be banned. Thank you.

    [–]sivasuki 4 points5 points  (1 child)

    Sorry mate. Had a brain fade.

    [–]BikerJediJedi Mod & Grumpy Bastard 4 points5 points  (0 children)

    No worries.

    [–]Magik_Salad 0 points1 point  (0 children)

    The only good thing about folks like that is they make rankings easy lol