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2006-05-05 13:06:58

By Louise Egan OTTAWA (Reuters) - Margaret Trudeau, once wife of former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, revealed on Friday that she secretly suffered from bipolar depression for many years, hiding her illness from the public in a life she called a "long tunnel of darkness." "This is not an easy thing to do," Trudeau told a news conference at the Ottawa Royal Hospital, her voice shaking. "To step forward and tell the world that you suffered from an illness that impacted your...

2006-05-05 13:04:35

By Louise Egan OTTAWA (Reuters) - Margaret Trudeau, once wife of former Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, revealed on Friday that she secretly suffered from bipolar depression for many years, hiding her illness from the public in a life she called a "long tunnel of darkness." "This is not an easy thing to do," Trudeau told a news conference at the Ottawa Royal Hospital, her voice shaking. "To step forward and tell the world that you suffered from an illness that impacted your...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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