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2013-06-28 23:02:34

Relapse prevention through fellowship and service work is the goal of every alumni group. The Discovery House administration sponsored this event in the spirit of giving back to those who work so hard for others. Reseda, CA (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 The Alumni Group of Reseda’s The Discovery House quickly made plans to head to Magic Mountain on June 22th. But the magic here is more than just a place. It is the bond that is formed between those who are in the recovery phase of drug or...


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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