Which tense would you choose, "it's lasted./I've worked with." or "it lasted./I worked with."?
In the following sentence, is omitting "will" for the parenthesis really tense simplification?If you want to use tense simplification, apparent inconsistency, such as in:It's been a good time while it('s) lasted.Swan, Practical English Usage, tense simplification
I've usually liked the people I('ve) worked with.
A day will come when you will no longer remember my face.