A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Thu, 18 Nov '21
"___ be a shame ..."
Sun, 14 Nov '21
"___ be a real shame ..."
Mon, 8 Nov '21
"___ be my pleasure"
Sun, 29 Aug '21
"___ be an honor!"
Wed, 18 Aug '21
"___ be my pleasure"
Fri, 21 May '21
"___ be nice if ..."