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textually_explicit commented on the word orrery
One of the great stories that involves this word involved Sir Issac Newton. He had such a device, and an atheist scientist asked him who had built such a wondrous device. Newton responded pointedly, "No-one."
April 2, 2009
textually_explicit commented on the word velleity
This is another one of those words that has such a fragrance of emotion around it; to say it is to feel it.
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