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2013-02-27 23:01:02

Shaolin Temple Grand Master Shi DeRu´s Annual Qi Retreat with the theme of “Healing-Awakening & Enlightening the Body´s Internal Defense System”, gets rave reviews from its enthusiastic attendees countrywide. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) February 27, 2013 Grand Master Shi DeRu, 31st generation indoor disciple of the venerable Great Grand Master Shi Suxi, and world-renowned Shaolin martial arts Master, highly sought after teacher, esteemed scholar, and U.S. Olympic Style...


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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