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28 September 2011 @ 11:09 am
Understanding Athelind's Argot: Dot your P's and Cross your Q's  
This one should be easy to parse: it's a portmanteau of "dot your I's and cross your T's" with "mind your P's and Q's".

It describes over-attention to detail, to the point where you're "correcting" things that aren't really mistakes.

A more subtle variation is "cross your eyes and dot your T's".

Araquan Skytraceraraquan on September 29th, 2011 12:56 am (UTC)
Just don't cross your D's or else you'll end up looking positively Icelandic. *nod*

*also hides*