Thursday Thirteen #10: Thirteen 13-letter words
1. Nostalgically--how we look back at our childhoods, hopefully.
2. Oceanographer--what we all wanted to be after watching the Jacques Cousteau specials.
3. Protectresses--what we all become as soon as our kids are born.
4. Qualification--what we doubt we have, to be #3, leaving the hospital with a new baby.
5. Relandscaping--what we're all going to do next spring after this summer's drought!
6. Semicivilized--description of most playgrounds, and Congressional debates.
7. Telemarketers--dinner interrupters, unless you're on the Do Not Call List.
8. Unimpeachable--apparently, Bush is, despite a myriad of crimes and near-crimes.
9. Vaporizations--old fashioned faintings?
10. Whippoorwills--just because--what other word has 2 p's, 2 o's and 2 ll's?!
11. Xylographical--I confess to looking this one up; I thought it had to do with xylophones, but no, it refers to wood engraving--learn something new every day whether you want to or not!
12. Yellowbellied--the sapsucker's usual condition.
13. Zombification--what otherwise normal people will go through next Wednesday, prior to leaving the house in costume!
Happy Halloween, and Happy TT everyone!
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