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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: A place out of the way; an unspecified place; a place of concealment. Often used in the phrase "go to Jericho".
[After Jericho, an ancient city of Palestine, northwest of the Dead Sea, where David had his servants wait until their beards had grown. As in Samuel, a book of the Bible, "And the king said, Tarry at Jericho until your beards be grown."]
"The best advice as you worry whether your mail lottery envelope will
end up in Jacobs Field or shipped by mistake to Jericho is to savor
every anxious moment of this season."
There is wisdom in turning as often as possible from the familiar to the unfamiliar: it keeps the mind nimble, it kills prejudice, and it fosters humor. -George Santayana, philosopher (1863-1952)