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Word of the Day – Oct. 9 – Fulgent

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Adjective: Fulgent  (Full-jint) Definition: Dazzlingly bright: radiant. Sample sentence: The harvest moon, fulgent in the night sky, made a perfect backdrop for the young couple’s romantic stroll on the beach.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 9

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It takes a big person to avoid small worries.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 8 – Loblolly

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Noun: Loblolly  (LOB-lah-lee) Definition: A lout; a stupid, rude or awkward person. Sample sentence: Please don’t call me a loblolly, just because I was raised in the country.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 8

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Books are the quietest and most constant friends. They are the most accessible and wisest of counselors. They are the most patient teachers.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 7 – Sotto voce

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Adverb or adjective: Sotto voce  (sah-toh-VOH-chee) 1. Under the breath; in an undertone; also, in a private manner. 2. Very softly; used as a direction in music. Sample sentence: As her husband headed for the kitchen, our hostess began telling us sotto voce about the upcoming surprise party for him.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 7

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Don’t waste your time with explanations. People only hear what they want to hear.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 6 – Demesne

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Noun: Demesne  (dih-MEYN) Definition: 1. Possession of land as one’s own. 2. An estate or part of an estate occupied and controlled by, and worked for the exclusive use of, the owner. 3. Land belonging to and adjoining a manor house; estate. 4. The dominion or territory of a sovereign or state; domain. 5. A […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 6

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Some changes look negative on the surface, but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 3 – Solipsism

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Noun: Solipsism  (SOH-lip-sih-zum) Definition:  A theory holding that the self can know nothing but its own modifications and the self is the only existent thing: also, extreme egocentrism. Sample sentence: The actor’s memoirs of the years during which he struggled to break into show business is loaded with so much introspection that it borders on […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 3

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Friendship isn’t always about who you’ve known the longest. It’s about who walked into your life, said “I’m here for you” and proved it.

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