At Dusk. Emma Justine Farnsworth. Circa 1893.
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Word Nerd: Somnolent

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somnolent-definition-word-nerd-via-lawhimsySomnolent sounds like a torpid, lethargic word, so it’s definition is an easy one to remember (and yawn when saying). When I think of somnolent, I think of the long, boring sermons that peppered my childhood church-goings or of long-winded political “discussions” that are one-sided at best and just go in very boring circles. I picture overly warm Summer afternoons spent in somnolent stupors or very cold Winter days where one can feel quite somnolent while curled-up underneath mountains of blankets as the weather does what it will outside.

At Dusk. Emma Justine Farnsworth. Circa 1893.Even writing this has made me feel a bit somnolent since it keeps bringing to mind drowsy, dozy imagery. Hope you have a not too somnolent day!

Namaste ~ Ella

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