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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: An idle, talkative person.
Perhaps a blend of Scots bleber (to babble) + skellum (rascal). Earliest documented use: 1790.
“I have had the so-called ‘pleasure’ of yon Braid’s company all afternoon, and I can honestly say I have rarely met a more pompous, self-important old blellum.”
Bruce Durie; The Murder of Young Tom Morris; Gath-Askelon Publishing; 2004.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:The lust for comfort murders the passions of the soul. -Kahlil Gibran, mystic, poet, and artist (6 Jan 1883-1931)