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Feb. 16, 2008 (Day 21)

Virago: an ill-tempered, overbearing woman; also, a woman of great strength and courage


So few times in my life have I really, fervently wished I owned a Viking helmet. This would be one of them. Instead, I'll have to content myself with listening to "Flight of the Valkyries" (or "Kill the Wabbit," if you prefer) and reading a bit of the Nibelungenlied. And revisiting an old idea.

I forget what I was reading the other day that had this word pop up in it. I looked it up at the time and tried to file it away for future use, as it's a fantastic word. I'm happy the gadget reminded me of it today. :)

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