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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of shatter.
  • adj. physically broken into pieces
  • adj. emotionally defeated or dispirited

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  • adj. ruined or disrupted

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  • I envy the feeble old man
    Dozing there in the sun.
    When all you can do is done
    And life is a shattered plan,
    What is there better than
    Dozing in the sun?

    - Shaemas O Sheel, 'The Lover envies an Old Man'.

    October 4, 2008