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by LukeJavan8
Sun Apr 15, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Clerihew
Replies: 2
Views: 288

Re: Clerihew

While I've heard the George III one, I've never heard what
such poems were called. Clerihew: what a good word.
by LukeJavan8
Sun Apr 15, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Site News
Topic: We are on the new e-mail server
Replies: 13
Views: 3068

Re: We are on the new e-mail server

More than a surprise, I was absolutely shocked. But elated
as well, Bravo, Doc and Andrew! Thanks so much for your
work and endeavors in this and I am so very appreciative.
by LukeJavan8
Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Site News
Topic: Switching e-mail servers
Replies: 1
Views: 955

Re: Switching e-mail servers

Lots of luck,looking forward to it. This is my favorite daily mail.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Agog
Replies: 3
Views: 594

Re: Agog

I always think of those two biblical king: Medod, megog, or some
such thing.
by LukeJavan8
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Erewhon
Replies: 3
Views: 442

Re: Erewhon

:D
Sort of like our 'podunk'.
by LukeJavan8
Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Erewhon
Replies: 3
Views: 442

Re: Erewhon

A book I might have to look into. Sounds interesting.
Certainly never heard of it before.
by LukeJavan8
Thu Feb 15, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Pinchpenny
Replies: 2
Views: 385

Re: Pinchpenny

I always pick up pennies I find on the street. I guess I am a
pinchpenny.
by LukeJavan8
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Rhapsody
Replies: 4
Views: 569

Re: Rhapsody

well I guess I can appreciate that definition of rap. I had no idea
that one existed, and could have cared less, actually.
by LukeJavan8
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Spell
Replies: 1
Views: 309

Re: Spell

Ah, another memory of mi sainted grandmither who always
took time to 'sit for a spell'. Thanks for that memory.
by LukeJavan8
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Cupid
Replies: 1
Views: 295

Re: Cupid

A naked little boy with bow and arrows. It always amuses me.
Nothing further from love in my brain.
by LukeJavan8
Wed Feb 07, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Rhabdomancy
Replies: 2
Views: 442

Re: Rhabdomancy

considering its use is of little value, this is not a word I'll use.
by LukeJavan8
Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Lachrymatory
Replies: 2
Views: 513

Re: Lachrymatory

What alcohol does to many:

makes them 'bellicose', (from war) belligerent
or amarose, stokes up the libido,
or comatose, blacked out,
or lacrymose, crying in their beer.
by LukeJavan8
Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Machinations
Replies: 2
Views: 407

Re: Machinations

And of course today's great magus, Harry Potter.
by LukeJavan8
Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Dilemma
Replies: 3
Views: 486

Re: Dilemma

Because of words like 'column' I am often wont to spell
this word 'dilemna'. Crazy, I know, but it happens.
by LukeJavan8
Sun Jan 21, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Good Word Discussion
Topic: Frack
Replies: 2
Views: 391

Re: Frack

It was the 'dirty' word in Battlestar Galatica, used for the 'f' word.

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