word of the day :: haply

haply
[hap-lee]

-adverb Archaic
perhaps; by chance.

Origin
1325-75; ME hapliche. See hap1 , -ly

“Even now she does the snake-hips with a hiss,
Slops the bad wine across her shantung, talks
Of pregnancy, guitars and bridgework, walks
In parks or alleys, comes haply on the verge
Of happiness, haply hysterics. Is.”
~ Gwendolyn Brooks ~

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Creative freelancer living, working, and playing in the Pacific Northwest.
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