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  • Another usage on powsowdie.

    February 1, 2010

  • I want a stovie! It sounds adorable.

    What is it?

    January 21, 2010

  • "People were still talking of it when we adjourned to the house, just before midnight, for stovies, beer, and cider, before the first-footing."
    "I threaded my way through the crush after her toward my surgery, exchanging greetings as I ducked brandished cups of cider, stovie crumbs crunching under my feet."
    —Diana Gabaldon, The Fiery Cross (NY: Bantam Dell, 2001), 550 and 551

    January 21, 2010