I suspect almost everyone nowadays agrees with these commonsensical injunctions to disregard the boring old rules we were taught in school. This is all fine; but I part company with the purists who not only object to the rules but also object to the teaching of rules and the teachers who drum these things into young heads. I do think breaking rules is a good thing to do, but if you don’t know what the rules are . . .

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