It Was A Bad ANd Awful Line

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Like a good copy writer, Rephah Berg spent hours, days, weeks honing the perfect sentence. To make it really, really horrendous.

The right stinker she emerged with has earned the Oak land, Calif., woman top prize in the 2002 Bulwer-Lytton bad writing contest, which recog nizes comically awful opening sentences to fictional novels.

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