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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Unbending the Bow

The bow cannot always stand bent, nor can human frailty subsist without ¬†some lawful recreation. -Miguel de Cervantes- By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work. ¬†-Genesis 2:2- As a kid, my mother tried to keep us busy during […]

The Hardest Word to Say

Hippopotomonstrosesquipedalianism. It’s a perfectly good word, but I can’t say it. It’s too long, too complicated, and is not part of my vocabulary.(The meaning is at the end of this post.) Yet, that’s not the hardest word to say. The hardest word has but 2 letters and is one of the first words we learn. […]