"the nicest and the sweetest days are not those on which anything very splendid or wonderful or exciting happens, but just those that bring simple pleasure, following one another softly, like pearls slipping off a string."
Lucy Maud Montgomery

Friday, February 22, 2008

Word of the Day

P.E.R.C.E.P.T.I.O.N.......per-cep-tion (per-sep-shun)

1. the process, act, or facility of perceiving.
a. recognition and interpretation of sensory stimuli bases chiefly on memory.
b. the neurological processes by which such recognition and interpretation are
effected.
c. insight, intuition or knowledge gained by perceiving.
d. the capacity for such insight.

2. a single unified awareness derived from sensory processes while a stimulus
is present.

Thanks to American Heritage Dictionary.

Alrighty then, I admit it is possible that my perception of the events is "skewed." Can you guess what tomorrow's word-of-the-day will be?????

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