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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adverb: In a counterclockwise, left-handed, or wrong direction.
From Old High German widar (back, against) + sin (direction). Earliest documented use: 1513. Also see deasil.
“There was a boat, ‘The Messenger’. It went widdershins around the Middle Sea.”
Jim Webster; Dead Man Riding East; AUK Authors; 2012.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Religious freedom should work two ways: we should be free to practice the religion of our choice, but we must also be free from having someone else's religion practiced on us. -John Irving, novelist (b. 2 Mar 1942)