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An oxymoron
by Lew Duffey
Sunday, November 07, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Doesn't "expecting the unexpected" make the unexpected expected?


 
What is meant by the saying, “Expect the unexpected?
Doesn’t expecting the unexpected make the unexpected expected?
If one supposes something can happen then it certainly is anticipated
If it be anticipated then it is reasonable to assume it is not unanticipated
So then if it be likely, foreseeable or even considered predictable
Then one could safely consider this to be probable or conceivable
So my question is a simple one, what does this statement mean?
You either expect it or you don’t but there is no in between
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Reviewed by Ed Matlack 11/8/2010
When I read the first line, I expected the last...;-) e
Reviewed by George Carroll 11/8/2010
Life is always made up of unexpected events, like finding out you got her pregnant.
Reviewed by Dayvid Graybill 11/8/2010
Now THAT was unexpected! But I kinda expected it from you Lew! Interesting write!

Peace,
Dayvid
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 11/8/2010
Dam good versing with a message Lew, less just call it Murphy's Law, the sucker flies, cheers
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 11/8/2010
Doesn’t expecting the unexpected make the unexpected expected?

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