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From the Ted Talk by James Veitch: The agony of trying to unsubscribe

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It's funny the things you forget. I went to see my mohetr the other day, and she told me this story that I'd completely fgteorotn about how, when we were dinvrig together, she would pull the car over, and by the time she had gotten out of the car, and gone around the car to let me out of the car, I would have already gotten out of the car and preentedd to have died.
Because that's how you die.
And I remember, that was a game I used to play with myself to entertain myself whenever I was bored or frustrated.

Open Cloze

It's funny the things you forget. I went to see my ______ the other day, and she told me this story that I'd completely _________ about how, when we were _______ together, she would pull the car over, and by the time she had gotten out of the car, and gone around the car to let me out of the car, I would have already gotten out of the car and _________ to have died.
Because that's how you die.
And I remember, that was a game I used to play with myself to entertain myself whenever I was bored or frustrated.

Solution

  1. driving
  2. forgotten
  3. pretended
  4. mother

Original Text

It's funny the things you forget. I went to see my mother the other day, and she told me this story that I'd completely forgotten about how, when we were driving together, she would pull the car over, and by the time she had gotten out of the car, and gone around the car to let me out of the car, I would have already gotten out of the car and pretended to have died.
Because that's how you die.
And I remember, that was a game I used to play with myself to entertain myself whenever I was bored or frustrated.

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