June 10th, 2021

Adele:pink & yellow

Word of the Day 06/10/21 Assuage

Assuage (verb)
as·suage [uh-sweyj, uh-sweyzh]
(previously 07-16-13)

verb (used with object)
1. to make milder or less severe; relieve; ease; mitigate: to assuage one's grief; to assuage one's pain.
2. to appease; satisfy; allay; relieve: to assuage one's hunger.
3. to soothe, calm, or mollify: to assuage his fears; to assuage her anger.

as·suage·ment, noun
as·suag·er, noun
un·as·suaged, adjective
un·as·suag·ing, adjective

satisfy, mitigate, placate, appease, quench, lessen, soften, sate, alleviate, pacify, mollify, allay, temper, tranquilize, fill, surfeit, palliate, conciliate, ease, moderate

See synonyms for: assuage / assuagement on Thesaurus.com
1. alleviate, lessen.


Origin: 1250–1300; Middle English aswagen < Old French asouagier < Vulgar Latin *assuaviare, equivalent to Latin as- as- + -suaviare, verbal derivative of Latin suavis agreeable to the taste, pleasant (cf. suave; akin to sweet)

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
Hawaii Five 0::team::Ohana

Drabble/Icon Challenge .:. Day 10!


Every day you will see a post with 4 prompts like so: 1. a place, 2. a color, 3. an action and 4. a random word.

All you have to do is create an icon or a drabble (or more) for that day using at least one (or more) of the prompts.

There are no other rules! Any fandom/s (or none); any character/s; a one-off each day or a continuous story for several days; post it one day at a time, post 7 creations altogether once a week, or just post in one lump at the end! It's all up to you. Take the prompts and run with them; no interpretation is wrong!

Day 10
1. a place: Bakery
2. a color: Gold
3. an action: Tremble
4. a random word: Cat

Feel free to leave suggestions on this post. All comments are screened.

Good luck and have fun!
Hawaii Five 0::team::Ohana

Thursday Tropes: Week 22

It's been a minute, hasn't it? Well, we're back...and maybe slightly different?

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This time around...A. FULL. YEAR. OF. TROPES!

Some Thursdays will have 2 tropes, some will have 3, but I think the majority will have 1 that's really popular.

Descriptions will be pulled from TV Tropes and a link provided if you want more information.

The rules? They're simple. Write at least 250 words or create 2 icons/1 banner. Anything from suggestive to outright porn is allowed.

This week, there is 1 trope!

We Can Rebuild Him: A character suffers a horrific Disney Death. Their body is shattered beyond repair. No One Could Survive That!

But later, he returns! Only this time, he's a cyborg! He's got more power but he might be less human so in villainous cases it's OK to be more brutal on him. When heroes are subject to this, it tends to make them question their humanity, and in doing so retain it.

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