Originally Posted by JSWolf
The question is, what is thought of when you read the word period? Let say you read period on a page by itself. What is it that comes to mind?
The same thing as when I see second
: Wow, there's a word on the page by itself. Like a great many words, without context there is no meaning.
And, or course, the second thing that comes to mind is: Where's the semi-colon?