I grew up on an Island.
A great glorious little slice of heaven, in the South Carolina Lowcountry.
My husband finds this quite amusing, when we are going somewhere and I say
“oh it's just off island”
He likes to joke when we are there every time we go over the bridge “we are ON island now” and then…“now we are going off island” and he says it in his greatest cruise director voice.
-I can never remember if it is affect or effect
--Here is a tip to remember
-and I will never learn how to spell the word vacuum (2 u’s or 2 c’s?? thank goodness for spell check!)
-is it capital or capitol ? this always stumps me and it's kind of important that I learn.
-- You wonder too? Here's your tip
At least I know you can’t be IN an island.
PS—much gratitude goes to my sister who is my blog proof reader and calls me immediately if she sees a grammatical atrocity…she is