Tuesday, October 02, 2007

A marvelous word

What a wonderful word. Sadly, with the advent of electronic technology (O! the irony!) such a word will likely disappear and lose its usefulness.

adversaria, n. pl.

A commonplace-book, a place in which to note things as they occur; collections of miscellaneous remarks or observations, = MISCELLANEA; also commentaries or notes on a text or writing.