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 I think I'd do it if I wasn't such a wimp. I never wanted to run away as a kid, as an adult, I think about it regularly. Unusual Words, Rare Words, Unique Words, New Words, Interesting Words, Simple Words, Words Quotes, Life Quotes, Sayings

Drapetomania - I first encountered this word in sociology class at Uni, describing the overwhelming desire of slaves in America to run away from their "owners". It was cured, when they were recaptured, by the chopping off of the slaves' big toes. And suddenly they couldn't run anymore 😕

Rantipole (n) a wild, reckless young person; Unusual Words, Weird Words, Rare Words, Unique Words, Cool Words, Fancy Words, Big Words, Deep Words, Pretty Words

Perhaps it is time to part, you're beauty shall never wither Your smile, a work of art. In need to cut our tether.

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