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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: An ill-tempered, stubborn person, usually an old man.
Origin unknown. Earliest documented use: 1587.
"Fred Eaglesmith can sound like a curmudgeon at times, delivering cynical proclamations on the state of music."
Cathalena Burch; Success Finds Man of the Road; Arizona Daily Star (Tucson); Feb 2, 2012.
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A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture and, if it were possible, speak a few reasonable words. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, poet, dramatist, novelist, and philosopher (1749-1832)