General News Archive - August 02, 2010
It's a symbol of courage and sacrifice, of sin and sexuality, of power and passion â€“ and now new research demonstrates that the color red makes men more alluring to women.
Word of the Day
- A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'