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zemblanity • ignorance is bliss

Zemblanity- the inevitable discovery of what we would rather not know; the opposite of serendipity.

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Scintilla (n) a tiny, brilliant flash or spark; a small thing, a barely visible trace


Mélomanie (n.) An Excessive & Abnormal Love & Deep Attraction To Music & Melody

I feel it in my soul

Word: Ceraunophilia (n.) loving thunder and lightning and finding them intensely beautiful.

Most beautiful English words - Vellichor - Vellichor noun the strange wistfulness of used bookshops.

The most beautiful words in the English language (pictures)

The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is “a compendium of invented words” written by graphic designer and editor John Koenig. Vellichor (n) the strange wistfulness of used bookshops.

Nabob - any very wealthy, influential, or powerful person. Origin: from the Hindi word nawāb meaning "viceroy".

Most people hear the word fetish and automatically thing it's sexual, but that is not always the case. In reality, all a fetish means is that you like something very much.Here are 31 fetishes that have nothing to do with sex.

The Lingering Death of a Meditation Practice