07 November 2010

Today's word is gawk

13 comments:

Cirrocumulus said...

Actually we slow down to look at all of them. We can't tell if they're grisly until we've had a good look.

TeenBlogger said...

LOL! So true...Although gawking really annoys me, especially when you're trying to get somewhere and everyone slows down traffic for the dumbest things e.e

Markus said...

Lovely!

georgia little pea said...

*haha* SO true!

Freya ♥ (Off Trend) said...

I love this

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Se7enS1ns said...

I always thought it was "gawp", but I'm probably wrong.

DavidShag said...

As a point of pride, I refuse to EVER slow down to look at an accident, but i am certainly gawking like crazy in snatches, or out of the corner of my eye. And, yes, it is horribly disappointing if it is not grisly.

FJL said...

Turning us all into ghoulish, gawky (foolish), gawkish (clumsy) gawkers (ninnies).

Mirko di Wallenberg said...

To gawk is to stare
Pedestrians in the street slow down to gawk
at the beautiful red car with its young passengers on their way to their final restingplace

Rob said...

Mother used gawk in many forms. My favorite, "What are you gawken at." It's gawking at a little faster pace.

Malastal said...

I really admire your way of seeing this world. This dark humor of yours is really needed in this era of the Hanged Man. The bittersweet laugh is the only pleasure that many of us can get these days.

Paul C said...

A delightful slant on dictionary enrichment at this site. I am doing something slightly similar. All the best.

Nerd Girl said...

why oh why do i love this blog so much? lol