From yesterday's A.Word.A.Day:
If your morals make you dreary, depend on it they are wrong.Take that, Puritans.
-Robert Louis Stevenson, novelist, essayist, and poet (1850-1894)
And from Monday's A.Word.A.Day:
PURLICUE (PUHR-li-kyu)I've highlighted my favorite definition.
1. The space between the extended forefinger and thumb.
2. A flourish or curl at the end of a handwritten word. Also known as curlicue.
3. A discourse, especially its summarizing part.