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posted by Jill .
Ironic statement
Don'trust your heart because it's not on the right side.
Answer: true

The phrase "on the right side" has a double meaning  is that what irony is?

Yes..

To say one thing when you mean something else  irony

I mean "the right side" means two things (double meaning): the right (as opposed to the left) and correct (as opposed to incorrect).
Is that what irony means?
http://www.answers.com/irony 
Yes. "As opposed to the left"

I agree with Writeacher that it doesn't look like irony. I'd call it a play on words.

Thank you both.

You're very welcome.

Then it's a pun

Ah, yes  you're right.
=) 
Thank you again.

YW!!
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