Well… Ducky now has 4 teeth and I held out without shedding any tears (unless the ones shed during the inconsolable moments of teething). She has started rolling over and my eyes only watered a little. 200 more words
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Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake
First Word: Gormenghast, that is, the main massing of the original stone, taken by itself would have displayed a certain architectural quality were it to have been possible to ignore the circumfusion of those mean dwellings that swarmed like an epidemic around its Outer Walls. 144 more words
n. a lover of words
Words have an immense power to relay messages, express emotions, and connect individuals all across the universe.
Izzie’s first word has well and truly arrived. I’m not talking about the rather funny imitations she does – pronouncing buzzard as ‘buggered’ and beach hut as ‘bitch hoe’ – no, this is a real, bona fide, unmistakable word, used without prompting and in the appropriate context. 592 more words