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Wordy Wednesday!

At the moment I am currently reading “The Richest Man in Babylon” by George S. Clason as a personal reading choice not for review. I thought I would share some of his wise words for this Wordy Wednesday:

Lo, money is plentiful for those who understand the simple rules of its acquisition.

1. Start thy purse to fattening
2. Control thy expenditures
3. Make thy gold multiply
4. Guard thy treasures from loss
5. Make of thy dwelling a profitable investment
6. Insure a future income
7. Increase thy ability to earn

I am not too far in at the moment and so don’t know further details re the rules as yet but even just reading the above seven it seems to make sense. And now, how to put that into practice, hopefully I shall learn the secrets 🙂

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Wordy Wednesday!

Today’s Wordy Wednesday is a word:

AU FAIT

Meaning – abreast(p): being up to particular standard or level especially in being up to date in knowledge; “kept abreast of the latest developments”; “constant revision keeps the book au courant”; “always au fait on the latest events”; “up on the news”

Funny story really, I dreamt about this word the other night, woke up in the morning and just knew the next Wordy Wednesday would be au fait. I just love it, it just rolls right off the tongue.

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Wordy Wednesday!

Today’s Wordy Wednesday is an early Happy New Year’s wish to you all. I hope you all have a wonderful night/day and may 2011 be all you wish for and more full of lots of love, laughter and literature! Happy New Year!!

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Wordy Wednesday!

A very merry Christmas to you all and your families! I hope you have a fantastic festive season, enjoy some time off from work, sip a few wines and enjoy the company you are with. And of course I hope you all get loads of books!!!

Be safe and enjoy 🙂

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Wordy Wednesday!

Some more Murphy’s Law for today’s Wordy Wednesday.

“In order to get a loan, you must first prove you don’t need it.”

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Wordy Wednesday!

Some more Murphy’s Law for today’s Wordy Wednesday.

“The other line always moves faster.”

Again very fitting given it is Christmas present shopping time 🙂

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Wordy Wednesday!

Some more Murphy’s Law for today’s Wordy Wednesday.

“No matter how long or hard you shop for an item, after you’ve bought it, it will be on sale somewhere cheaper.”

Very fitting given it is Christmas present shopping time 🙂

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