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Day 23: Beastie

Word of the Day:



  1. Chiefly Literary. a small animal, especially one toward which affection is felt.
  2. Facetious. an insect; bug.
  3. Canadian Slang (chiefly Alberta). construction worker.

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On Rabbie Burns

This will be brief, but I thought I should take a moment to remember the Bard of Ayrshire on his birthday.

Here’s freedom to them that wad read,

Here’s freedom to them that wad write,

There’s nane ever fear’d that the truth should be heard,

But they whom the truth would indite.

An’ a cantie day tae ye a’!

Cara Kennaway