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This week's theme: a medley of words.
quaggy (KWAG-ee) adjective
Marshy; flabby; spongy.
[From quag (marsh), of unknown origin.]
The River Quaggy is a small river in London (UK) flowing through the boroughs of Bromley, Greenwich and Lewisham.
-Anu Garg (garg AT wordsmith.org)
"The car's right rear tire rolled up over a boulder, slid, and sank into a quaggy hole." E. Annie Proulx; The Half-skinned Steer; The Atlantic Monthly (Boston); Nov 1997.
Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man's growth without destroying his roots. -Frank A. Clark, writer (1911- )