|The eight phases of the Bic Biro|
|1. Pristine||2. Pocket clip broken|
|3. Cap mangled||4. Cap missing|
|5. End chewed||6. End cap missing|
|7. End splintered||8. Dead|
These photos accompany no. 32 of Nigel's list of new words, and he also mentions the Bic brio in no.98 of 100 things that make him angry.
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