January 12th, 2021

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Word of the Day 01/12/21 Tarriance

Tarriance (noun)
tarriance [ tar-ee-uhns ]


noun Archaic.
1. delay.
2. sojourn.

WORDS RELATED TO TARRIANCE
stopover, layover, appointment, stop, vacation, stay, call, interview, holiday, talk, residence, rest, visitation, evening, sojourn, weekend

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Origin: late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at tarry, -ance

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR TARRIANCE
Upon this we began to be weary of our abode in the whale, and our tarriance there did much trouble us.
LUCIAN'S TRUE HISTORY|LUCIAN OF SAMOSATA

After having finished the service in Yorkshire, I have had a week's tarriance at Harrowgate.
MEMOIR AND DIARY OF JOHN YEARDLEY, MINISTER OF THE GOSPEL|JOHN YEARDLEY

Making these Tents stronger or slighter, according to the time of their tarriance.
AN HISTORICAL RELATION OF THE ISLAND CEYLON IN THE EAST INDIES|ROBERT KNOX

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Numbers Challenge

Here’s the rules:
1) 100 words or 1 graphic.

It’s that easy.
There is no need for your work to all connect. There is no need for them to be in order.

If you are stuck or would like a random word to use, poke me and I will provide.

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Daily Count Challenge to bizarra

Today started off with me accomapany my mom to the hospital, since she has trouble walking I was allowed to take her to the door and wait for her in the cafe area, then I had to be at the hospital for my own test. I only managed to write about 500 words as I left my phone at home because it was dead and had to wait until I got home to write.

Off to bizarra may your muses guide you.