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Tuesday, January 09, 2007

Romance Writer's Word of the Day 1/9/07

Today's "Romance Writer's Word of the Day" is...

impunity [pronounced "im-pyoo-ni-tee"]:

"Impunity" is a noun which means "exemption or immunity from punishment or ill effects."

A sentence using this word could be:

Although her promised husband waited in the next room, Sarah flirted outrageously-- seemingly with impunity.

Keep writing and give this one a try today!
~Saoirse

2 comments:

RomanceWriter said...

He cheated on her with impunity, knowing she would not dare question his whereabouts.

Saoirse Redgrave said...

Good one--What a rake ;-)!

~Saoirse

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