bradleyrturner has looked up 2327 words, created 24 lists, listed 1285 words, written 9 comments, added 0 tags, and loved 366 words.

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  • "Five hundred and one million of what?" repeated the little prince, who never in his life let go of a question once he had asked it.

    The businessman raised his head.

    "During the fifty-four years that I have been living on this planet, I have only been disturbed three times. The first was twenty-two years ago by a cockschafer who dropped down from goodness knows where. He made the most awful noise and I made four errors in my sums. The second time was eleven years ago by an attack of rheumatism. I don't get enough exercise. I have no time for slacking. I'm a serious man. The third time... well this is it! As I was saying, five hundred and one million..."

    "Million of what?"

    -- Antoine De Saint-Exupery, The Little Prince (Indialog 2006): 58-9

    June 10, 2012

  • scobberlotcher is twice.

    May 28, 2012

  • Earth's chief dictatress, ocean's mighty queen. - Byron.

    May 27, 2012

  • These are great. There's another list of this sort out there, but it's smaller and has a less elegant title. Somebody should combine them. See Words That Sound Naughty, but Aint For some reason this list reference syntax never works.

    May 26, 2012

  • These are great. There's one that's a little bigger. Somebody should combine them. See Dirty Words? For some reason this list reference syntax never works.

    May 26, 2012

  • Great idea, ecbrenner. I'm starting to add some terms that are less-technical than yours but nonetheless describe poems and poetry, e.g., rhythm, lexicon. I hope that's OK.

    May 23, 2012

  • This is made more or less superfluous by Options Lexis.

    May 7, 2012

  • Good show!

    May 7, 2012

  • Mars Volta influence I deduce.

    May 4, 2012

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