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There's many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip

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Between the time we decide to do something and the time we do it, things often go wrong.

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SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
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Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
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