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reesetee commented on the word existential despair
Then put me down for skulking, definitely.
October 22, 2007
chained_bear commented on the word existential despair
Skulking burns more calories.
October 20, 2007
It is, indeed, a wonderful phrase. I'm thinking of stealing it for one of my lists. ;-)
Not sure I like skulking as much as I like slouching. You know, as in "slouching towards Bethlehem."
Not that I'd do that.
October 19, 2007
yarb commented on the word existential despair
So you like skulking, cb? I had you down as a skulker.
Slumping is cool. I like skulking better though.
seanahan commented on the word existential despair
Compare this to existential angst
skipvia commented on the word existential despair
I thought so too, and the phrase "slumping off in existential despair" is wonderfully evocative.
So, yes, a big ad budget often trumps the truth, but that doesn't mean we should go slumping off in existential despair.
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