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What Words to Use?

By | Tuesday, 1 April 2014

This question recently plagued me when I reviewed in my head a conversation I had with Ben. ‘Daddy, what’s that?’ ‘It’s a chimera.’ ‘Oh.’ ‘Do you know what a chimera is?’ ‘No.’ ‘Can you say chimera?’ ‘Camira.’ ‘Close enough, a chimera is an amalgam of two or more creatures.’ ‘Oh. Why?’ ‘Well sometimes you have… Read More »