..that semi-colons are related to smilies in any way and if so why ? ( explanation)
; :I: it seems obvious to me.
It creates a sideways face.
i use semi colons to express a wink, or a tear. Depending on the parethesis atached.
I forever will always hate that wink smiley so I wont touch the ; folllowed by the ) poor smiley looks beat up hes not even winking!!