Wilfred Funk, a noted lexicographer and dictionary publisher, suggests that the ten most impressive words in the English language. Note their illustrative value:
“Alone” – the bitterest word
“Mother” – the most revered word
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Love makes obedience
Love makes obedience a thing of joy!
To do the will of one we like to please
Is never hardship, though it tax our strength
Each privilege of service love will seize!
Love makes us loyal, glad to do or go,
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William and Mary were crossing a railroad track some years ago when Mary’s foot slipped and became wedged between the rail and a wooden crosswalk. Frantically she tried to get loose as a train approached around the curve. Her husband attempted to free her. As the express came closer with its brakes screeching. Mary realized it couldn’t stop in time. “Leave me, Bill! Leave me!” she cried.
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Children do not realize
the friends that mothers are,
Though they give much more
in countless ways than any friend, by far.
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