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Noun: Phalanx  (fah-LANKS) Definition: 1. A compact or close-knit group of people. 2. A formation of infantry carrying overlapping shields and long spears. Sample sentence: The party members disagreed on many topics, but when it came to social issues, they formed a solid phalanx.

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You are free to choose, but you are not free from the consequences of your choice.

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Look with hope to the horizon of today,  for today is all we truly have. Live this day well.

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Verb: Purport  (per-PORT) Definition: 1. To have the often specious appearance of being, intending, or claiming (something implied or inferred) 2. Intend, purpose. Sample sentence: The authors purport to offer irrefutable proof of a conspiracy, but in reality their book gives us nothing but unproven conjecture.

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You are strong enough to cope with life’s necessary ups and downs. Be in every moment, the special person you are truly meant to be. Believe in your own power ; your own potential, and your own innate goodness.

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Noun: Brume  (BROOM) Definition: Mist; fog Sample sentence: The silver brume swirled around the town on the early spring morning, making the morning commute a little hazardous.

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Adjective: Bicoastal  (bye-KOAST-ul) Definition: Of or relating to or living or working on both the east and west coasts of the United States. Sample sentence: Richard and Laura had become a bicoastal couple, often shuttling between their primary home in New York and their vacation ranch in San Diego.

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Circumstances are not problems. They do not become problems until your mind attaches useless and damaging emotions to them.

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Noun: Travail  (truh-VAIL) Definition: 1.  Work especially of a painful or laborious nature: toil. 2. A physical or mental exertion or piece of work: task or effort. 3. Agony, torment. 4. Childbirth: labor. Sample sentence: When her travail was over, Jessica forgot the pain and marveled at her beautiful baby boy.

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When you say “yes” to others, make sure you are not saying “no” to yourself.

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