The Death Of The Simile [REBLARG!]
lindsayrobertson: Has anyone done anything on the death of the simile? We all know the “like or as” rule, but everyone just says “metaphor” because, really. RIP the simile: Whenever - the past few years. It’s like “defenestration”: a totally unecessary word. Except simile had the distinction of more know-it-all defenders. There’s a metaphor there. While I agree that everyone has given up making...