A writers day at the circus museum

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A writers day at the circus museum

Words and expressions for menstruation around the world Send contributions from any culture and language! See also an excerpt from a Dutch book about words and expressions for menstruation. AF "As I pointed someone to your site to read about all different names for menstruation because she asked what AF stands for, I guess it belongs in your list of words for menstruation.

It is the abbreviation for Aunt Flo that some women use on Internet," writes a Dutch frequent contributor to this site. March A friend comes to visit read about a film with this title Are you in need? Thought you might like a little extra positive terminology for your wonderful site.

A writers day at the circus museum

She entitles her e-mail containing this information "That thing, that thing. First off, great site! Have a great week!

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They have both been created by me, but are related to historical circumstances: The Battle of Antietam during the Civil War is often considered the most costly single-day battle in terms of life loss on American soil. This euphemism arises from when I was studying Greek medical thought in regards to female anatomy.

Plato is quoted as remarking: A diagram of these thoughts that I once saw looked like a badger, and I am also unfortunate to get very bad cramps, so sometimes I say that the badger is very angry. All of the girls on my hall now use the term," writes the contributor.

In Septembera male wrote the following: I woke up one morning covered in blood like a war like a warning that I live in a breakable takeable body At 43 years old, my periods have always been irregular, so it is always a surprise when Aunt Fannie comes to visit again, usually after days.

Of course, Aunt Flow had to come along. It was a nicer way of saying it. I loved that and use it all the time!

A writers day at the circus museum

Admittedly, it is a seldom used term, however, a lot of genteel-sounding language is not really used these days. We always used to laugh at her name and say it sounded like a period. I have a great aunt named Sally, who always meant well, but was constantly messing things up.

My brother came up with it. April See also a comment under Period.

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Contributed again in March So what if all your friends started. You can go swimming without fretting! Great site," writes the contributor. December Bleeding like a stuck pig see B.Brain Pickings remains free (and ad-free) and takes me hundreds of hours a month to research and write, and thousands of dollars to sustain..

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Four of this year's five inductees fall under the. Words and expressions for menstruation around the world Send contributions from any culture and language! Write as much as you know about the words, including who uses it (women and/or men), where used, origin, etc. The Greatest Showman Blu-ray (): Starring Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson (I) and Zac Efron.

The story of American showman P.T. Barnum, founder of the circus that became the famous traveling. Franz Kafka (–), a Czech writer who wrote in German, is one of the most significant figures of the 20 th century. At the heart of his literary, and real, world was Prague – and it is to Kafka and Prague that the exhibition in the Hergertova cihelna (Franz Kafka Museum) in the Lesser Quarter, in the heart of Kafka’s native city, is devoted.

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