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It's been mentioned

that English lacks a good neuter pronoun. While there are historic reason for this, I agree that we must move forward. Recently my daughter was dismayed when filling out a form requesting her "preferred pronoun". I've given some thought to this, and the more I consider it, the more I have come to prefer "Your Majesty".

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