1/25/2001: 

SAT-Practice Word of the Day: voluble
Intermediate Word of the Day: sangfroid
Difficult Word of the Day: burgoo

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     THE THINKER

A strange and breathless thing it is
That he is mine and I am his.
A circumstance of age and race,
A miracle of time and place,
And we who might have lived and died
A world apart are side by side.

The candles of my heart are lit
Every time I think of it.

        --"Window to the South."
                  Vivian Smallwood