AMBIGUOUS: lacking clearness or definiteness; obscure; indistinct:

ambiguous

Ambiguous is a word that can have a couple of meanings.  One is that it is a word that describes a phenomenon when one or more definitions can apply, such as the illustration to the right.   Is it a beautiful woman or is it Bill Clinton waxing jazz on a saxophone?   The point is that […]

GOOD BYE: contraction of “God be with ye”

GOOD BYE

Today my parish church wished “GOOD BYE” to a priest who has served as Assistant Rector for 2 1/2 years.  She is leaving to become the Rector of a parish in the Diocese of Western New York.   There were tears, laughter, stories, jokes, good wishes and cautions abounding.    She received gifts, both physical and spiritual, […]