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  • The word Bore in the English language can mean so many things.It is derived from Old Norse,greek,Latin,Old high German,and probably a hundred other sources as well.
    So ,depending upon which one you choose,you can either have a drill through you or even a minor tidal wave.It can affect the way you feel,it can make you broody.Presumably like a chicken sitting on some old eggs hoping they might hatch(wonder if it makes her bored).Could be like my next door neighbour,she gets broody,not sure about the egg bit with her though.apparently if I get broody it has nothing to do with eggs,means I am deep in thought or something.
    So,basically bore can mean many things.Now Boredom...that seems to be a little different.Dom is a suffix,a thing you add on the end to make something you own.A kingdom belongs to a king etc,the kingdom of heaven...not sure about that one.Can I then presume that a boredom is an area or property owned by a bore.This word thing is very confusing,especially in English.The one language that i speak,i find at times so hard to understand.
    I learnt Latin in school,puzzled where in the world it was spoken ,until I heard of Latin America.But,I was young then and still learning,why did so many words end in UM.It must have taken ages to say one sentence,probably why the language died...out of boredom.I tried to learn French at school as well,but I was a complete failure.Would have loved Spanish or Italian,much more flowery descriptive languages.Have tried Welsh,can say a few bits,just don't understand what I am saying.
    So Boredom,eludes me completely...I cannot get bored even if I tried very hard...I just keep thinking,might get a bit broody though(crack a few eggs).
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