Friday, February 27, 2009

List of 100 beautiful words
We don’t just borrow words; on occasion, English has pursued other languages down alleyways to beat them unconscious and rifle their pockets for new vocabulary.
— attributed to James D. Nicoll; got from Byrd

On that note... three beautiful things with an ugly reality: the Soviet anthem, the word aggiornamento and John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’.

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