American Writer, Photographer, and Website Designer. Former career Fire and EMS Lieutenant. She/Her/Lesbian.

Unnecessary Quotation Marks

I get annoyed when people use quotation marks unnecessarily, especially on signage. For example, I recently saw a sign that stated that the shop closes every day at, “9:00 PM”.  So either they meant closing time was figurative, or they were quoting from another sign.

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