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2012-05-17 23:02:15

Memorial Day weekend, Unity Renaissance Spiritual Life Center hosts "Firewalk Into Your Future" with Tony Robbins Results Coach Michael Savage and local Mind-Body Transformation Leader Alex Then Chesapeake, VA (PRWEB) May 17, 2012 Oprah became a "firewalker" at a recent Tony Robbins event and said “I didn´t come here planning to do this- all mammals know to run from fire! I thought, am I going to walk? What am I walking for? What is the metaphor, and what does it all mean? You...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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