I have to write something quite informal while being AND staying in a formal context. For this sake I used a lot of punctuation marks without being certain I did this the right way. Is the following snippet correct?
Forgive me, I didn’t get the chance to take a look at that book of yours (you can blame school for this one – I know ‘lol’, life sucks being an adolescent).
I know this sounds weird but whatever, how would you guys formulate that?