March 2022

Vulnerable, Vulnerably

by Christopher Lovejoy March 28, 2022

Vulnerable: today, I’m letting this word give me pause so that I might drink of its juice. In contemplation of “vulnerable,” I feel immediately drawn to the fact that it carries the affix -able, and so, what could “vulner-” possibly mean? “Vulner-” comes from the Latin “vulnerare,” which means “to wound.” Curiously, when I remain […]

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