The letter is fantastic! The use of monkey, however, as a descriptor for an ape is, at best, inaccurate and problematic.

I shall refrain from the explanation of the differences and allow you the great joy of discovering this information for yourself. I have found that the details are retained much better when one must seek out the facts for oneself. Once you have uncovered the distinguishing features unique to monkeys and apes, I believe you shall never make such disturbing substitutions ever again.


A ridiculous person who dislikes the ease with which too many people use ape and monkey as wildly incorrect interchangeable terms

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What a brilliant letter! Love it.

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Wonderful. Thank you!

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