librarymistress has adopted , looked up 84 words, created 9 lists, listed 576 words, written 9 comments, added 0 tags, and loved 1 word.

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  • "in this cruel place your voice above the maelstrom" (Sisters of Mercy: "Marian")

    February 5, 2009

  • Erwin Schrödinger, physicist (1887 - 1961) - Schrödinger equation

    October 31, 2007

  • I like this word since hearing it in a song by Alanis Morissette (All I really want): "My sweater is on backwards and inside out. And you say how appropriate"...

    October 30, 2007

  • what a great word - thanks for sharing. Thinking hard to find an opportunity to use it...

    October 30, 2007

  • slumry, I agree. I've first encountered that word when watching a Monty Python sketch featuring a blancmange playing tennis. See e.g. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blancmange_(Monty_Python)

    October 19, 2007

  • In the Wittgenstein movie by Derek Jarman, the wife of Maynard Keynes calls Wittgenstein "heavy-handed".

    September 25, 2007

  • finnish for "one"

    September 25, 2007

  • slow down, you move too fast

    you got to make the morning last

    just kicking down the cobble stones...

    (Simon & Garfunkel)

    September 25, 2007

  • Glass Bead Game

    September 15, 2007

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