Word of the Day
- An utterance used in lulling to sleep.
- A lullaby.
- A song containing this word.
'Balow' may be an alteration 'Bas le loup!,' (down! there the wolf), from an old French lullaby. However, the OED says this is only conjecture.
Quote of the DayNew ideas pass through three periods: It can't be done. It probably can be done, but it's not worth doing. I knew it was a good idea all along!
- Arthur C. Clarke