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2009-02-02 14:08:03

An Indiana man drove more than 700 miles with snow in the bed of his pickup truck so his grandchildren in Georgia could build a snowman, his daughter said. Randi Dyer said her father drove from his home in Indiana to her residence in Lawrenceville, Ga., with his Chevy long-bed pickup filled with snow for her two daughters, Bradleigh and Rileigh Graham, to use for their snowman, WSB-TV, Atlanta, reported Monday. I've been complaining all winter about not having snow, Dyer said. She said her...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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