Wednesday, April 11, 2012

"That's a Great Word"

Louise, at dinner last night:
"'Terse', that's a great word — 'terse'."
It absolutely is, my dear, it absolutely is. (Apparently words-I'm-liking musings run in the family.)

4 comments:

  1. I agree!

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  2. Anonymous2:11 AM

    Terse is terse.

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  3. Anonymous2:16 AM

    My favorite kind of word is the sort that were used in the old-fashioned comic books, like !, KAZAAAAM!, urrg, WHOP!, VROOOMMM!

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  4. Onomatopoeiac verbal/visual action signifiers — yes, indeed. SPLAAP!

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