Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 04/27/17 Synesthesia

Synesthesia (noun)
synesthesia [sin-uh s-thee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh]

1. a sensation produced in one modality when a stimulus is applied to another modality, as when the hearing of a certain sound induces the visualization of a certain color.

Also, synaesthesia.

Origin: From New Latin, dating back to 1890-95; See origin at syn-, esthesia

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.

When I saw this word, I instantly thought of the only fanfic I read about the subject and thought I'd recommend it.

It's a H50/McDanno (Steve McGarrett/Danny Williams) fic.

Your Voice Fading to Pale by delicatale
Summary: Steve has reasons to run. But when he can’t find the colors of Danny’s voice anywhere else than close to Danny, he comes home.
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