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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 14

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The fact that jellyfish have survived for 650 million years despite not having brains gives hope to many people.

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Word of the Day – May 13 – Askance

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Adverb: Askance  (uh-SKANSS) Definition: 1. With a side-glance: obliquely. 2. With disapproval or distrust: scornfully. Sample sentence: Rebecca’s children looked askance at her when she suggested they turn off their electronic devices and go play outside in the nice weather.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 13

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If you want to be happy, you have to be happy on purpose. When you wake up, you can’t just wait to see what kind of day you’ll have. You have to decide what kind of day you will have.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 12

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One day your heart will stop beating, and none of your fears will matter. What will matter is how you lived.

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Word of the Day – May 12 – Bibliomania

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Noun: Bibliomania  (bib-lee-oh-MEY-nee-uh) Definition: Excessive fondness for acquiring and possessing books. Sample sentence: My aunt’s bibliomania is very obvious when you step into her home and find floor to ceiling bookcases in almost every room, and every one of them is full.

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Word of the Day – May 11 – Frabjous

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Adjective: Frabjous  (FRAB-juhs) Definition: Wonderful, elegant, superb. Sample sentence: Miss Withers had long looked forward to the frabjous day when she could retire from teaching.    

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 11

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Spending time with children is more important than spending money on children.

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Word of the Day – May 8 – Louche

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Adjective: Louche  (LOOSH) Definition: Not reputable or decent. Sample sentence: The man was nicely dressed but had a hard-boiled, louche look about him that raised suspicion.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – May 8

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Don’t regret knowing the people that came into your life. Good people give you happiness. Bad ones give you experience. The worst ones give you lessons. The best ones give you memories.

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Word of the Day – May 7 – Astringent

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Adjective: Astringent  (uh-STRIN-juhnt) Definition: 1. Contracting or constricting. 2. Caustic: pungent. 3. Stern: austere. Sample sentence: Unlike the apple and its other cousin the pear, quince flesh is hard and astringent and cannot be eaten raw.

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