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2011-11-29 23:00:00

Key West Seaplanes kicks-off yet another winter season of private seaplane charter services to world-class Little Palm Island Resort and Spa from all points on the mainland,The Florida Keys and Key West. With the official end of an uneventful hurricane season on November 30th, Key West Seaplanes is now ramped up for a busy winter of flying guests to island getaways such as Little Palm Island, Hawks Cay, The Moorings and Cheeca Lodge. The company also adds more options for private seaplane...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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