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Sut Lovingood: Yarns Spun by a Nat'ral Born Durned Fool.
Changing "My name is Chuck" to "I call myself Chuck," or "It is raining" to something like "I perceive rain falling here and at this time" can look and sound a little silly, About the only using "is" part of the time for purposes other than for identification and predication purposes makes the habit just too durned hard to break.
Unless you place the powder pan on the tray carefully, with no biased pressure, the durned thing will trapeze back and forth like a pendulum.
Me, I want to be able to shoot anything from coyotes to moose with the durned thing.
We lost a jet, and we were durned lucky we didn't lose the pilot or some of the good folks up there on the flight deck.