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What You Didn't Notice about the Phrase "Come, Follow Me"

by | Aug. 20, 2014

Makes You Think

Don’t you just love commas?

The little periods with tails give great meter and rhythm to writing. They can do the same for speaking — acting as a breath, the pause or that pivot from one audience member to another.

Because I’m chummy with the comma and his colleagues in the industry, I often pay extra attention to punctuation during personal scripture study. While I try not to read too much into every period, semicolon or exclamation point, I do appreciate how often a perfectly placed piece of punctuation helps me liken the scriptures unto myself.

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