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Long story short? lol

Why is it when someone says "long story short" you still get a long story? I find this so funny...

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abbynzachsmommy

Asked by abbynzachsmommy at 3:40 PM on Jun. 3, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • Usually I tell them ,"Ok, cut to the chase--what is the point?'". That may be rude, I know--but that seriously drives me up the wall!
    Aprilmorgans

    Answer by Aprilmorgans at 3:44 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • It drives dh nuts when I say "long story short" because it isn't all that short but trust me, the long story is a whole lot longer than the short version, lol.
    sadira29

    Answer by sadira29 at 3:57 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • yes, so I always say Short story long...
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 4:34 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

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