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don't say "fails" unless you mean it

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TimToady committed Mar 6, 2013
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@@ -2272,9 +2272,9 @@ Since method calls are performed directly on any object, C<Nil>
can respond to certain method calls. C<Nil.defined> returns
C<False> (whereas C<().defined> returns C<True>). C<Nil.so> also
returns C<False>. C<Nil.ACCEPTS> always returns C<Nil>. C<Nil.perl> and
-C<Nil.gist> return C<'Nil'>. C<Nil.Stringy> and C<Nil.Str> fail with a resumable warning
-that returns a value of C<''> on resumption. C<Nil.Numeric> likewise fails
-with resumable warning that returns 0 on resumption. Any undefined method call
+C<Nil.gist> return C<'Nil'>. C<Nil.Stringy> and C<Nil.Str> throw a resumable warning
+that returns a value of C<''> on resumption. C<Nil.Numeric> likewise throws
+a resumable warning that returns 0 on resumption. Any undefined method call
on C<Nil> returns C<Nil>, so that C<Nil> propagates down method
call chains.

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