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Word of the Day – Talisman – Apr. 28

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Noun: Talisman  (TAL-iz-man) Definition: 1: An object, such as a stone, believed to have occult powers to keep evil away and bring good fortune to its wearer. 2: Anything that has magical powers and brings miraculous effects. Example sentence: My son clung to that round-eyed, happy-faced stuffed animal every night before he went to sleep […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 28

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Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 27 – Alembic

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Noun: Alembic  (uh-LEM-bik) Definition: 1: An apparatus formerly used in distilling. 2: Something that refines, purifies, or transforms. Example sentence: On our tour of the Midleton Distillery in Cork, Ireland, we saw a huge copper alembic on display in the courtyard.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 27

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Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 26

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The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 26 – Eighty-six

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Verb: Eighty-six  (ay-tee-SIKS) Definition: Slang term for refusing to serve a customer: also, to get rid of or throw out. Example sentence: The bar’s policy is that bartenders have both the authority and responsibility to eighty-six customers who disrupt other patrons.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 25 – Tatterdemalion

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Adjective: Tatterdemalion  (tatt-er-dih-MAIL-yun) Definition: 1: Ragged or disreputable in appearance. 2: Being in a decayed state or condition: dilapidated. Example sentence: Many merchants have left the downtown area because its tatterdemalion state is not very appealing or welcoming to visitors.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 25

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They say a person needs just three things to be truly happy in this world: someone to love, something to do, and something to hope for.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 24 – Kaput

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Adjective: Kaput  (kuh-PUT) Definition: Broken; ruined; finished. Example sentence: Apparently, the only machine in the country capable of calibrating the quality of vehicle smoke has been kaput for years.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 24

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Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.

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