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Vagary is the Shakespearean Word of the Day (12/02/14)

Vagary (n.)

Vagary means wandering, displacement, roaming about. Vagary is cited in Shakespeare’s The Two Noble Kinsmen (TNK IV.iii.72) The Doctor says to Gaoler and Wooer about Gaoler’s daughter: “her senses are now in a most extravagant vagary. 9 more words


Playing on a Word: Noble

“O, youth of the noble birthright, carry on.”
-Carry On (Hymn #255)

“A noble person attracts noble people, and knows how to hold on to them.” 58 more words

Playing On A Word

38 Plays / 38 Days: The Two Noble Kinsmen

The Two Noble Kinsmen might have been Shakespeare’s last play. Scholars generally agree that he wrote the play probably between 1613 and 1614 in collaboration with John Fletcher, who became the primary playwright for the King’s Men after Shakespeare’s 1616 death. 822 more words