5 words that should die an agonising death

I thought green was envy?
Several of these words can lead to disgust… Image from Mashable, owned by Disney Pixar

It was the Buddha who (allegedly) said “words have the power both to destroy and heal”. Though that is undoubtedly true, there does appear to be a crucial emotion missed out. Disgust. Not the disgust that is conjured up by magnificent authorship, by fine strokes of the pen. No, the disgust that is conjured up by a word itself, due to either its usage having warped in modern society into a symbol of all that is wrong with the world today, or just because they sound a bit… nauseating.

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A Quote a Day challenge

"Begone foul wizard"
Albus Dumbledore, head of Hogwarts. Image credit to Warner Bros, sourced from harrypotter.wikia.com

Before I start the challenge, I would like to link to a piece of Sherlock fan fiction which I wrote today, which I would really appreciate people reading. Thank you!

I’ve been nominated for this challenge twice, and whilst I do not tend to do blog awards and the like, I think doing a challenge which sounds enjoyable is a rather different kettle of fish. So without further ado, I present the Quote a day challenge (condensed into one day due to time constraints).  Thank you very much to Ritu from But I Smile Anyway… and Gaurav Chaplot for nominating me for this challenge.

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