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#6037 - 09/09/00 11:38 PM Re: Happifying - does it make you happy?  
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Definitely not happified!

Such consensus greatly cheerifies me.



#6038 - 09/10/00 11:21 AM Re: Happifying - does it make you happy?  
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<M. B. Eddy Science & Health vi. 315 To happify existence by constant intercourse with those adapted to elevate it is the true motive for
marriage.>

I say, Mary Baker Eddy, steady on there!


#6039 - 09/10/00 01:00 PM Re: Happifying - does it make you happy?  
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>>M. B. Eddy Science & Health vi. 315 To happify existence by constant intercourse with those adapted to elevate it is the true motive for marriage.

Now I know why the Christian Scientists are such a happified lot. The things you learn on these boards!


#211158 - 05/26/13 11:28 AM Re: Happifying - does it make you happy? [Re: Max Quordlepleen]  
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Happyfy was used by William B. Ide in 1846 in his proclamation of independence for the California Reuplic.

#211160 - 05/26/13 02:18 PM Re: Happifying - does it make you happy? [Re: Elroy]  
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Here's the sentence:
Quote:
He further declares that he believes that a Government to be prosperous and happyfying in its tendency must originate with its people who are friendly to its existence.
And that I grew up in Sonoma and was ignorant of this lovely word all these years. Sigh.


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
#211163 - 05/26/13 04:06 PM Re: Happifying - does it make you happy? [Re: zmjezhd]  
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Amazing how we can live all our lives in an area and only find
out later on that something happened or exists we never knew
about. A real awakening. Has happened to me as well.


----please, draw me a sheep----
#211171 - 05/26/13 09:24 PM Re: Happifying - does it make you happy? [Re: Max Quordlepleen]  
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It's EDDYfying (especially given her definition!) to know one can go about happifying life. Would never have picked it as a legitimate word -won't be adopting it- but interesting to know it's there!

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