Wordle No 162.

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Here are your words this week:

1. Absolute
2. Precede
3. Blip
4. Cabal (n))  a small group of secret plotters, as against a government or person in authority. the plots and schemes of such a group; intrigue. a clique, as in artistic, literary, or theatrical circles.)
5. Paper

6. Asomatous (adj.)) Having no material body.)
7. Hum
8. Stand
9. Above
10. Item
11. Opaque
12. Fremdschämen (v)) To feel ashamed about something someone else has done.

She had absolutely no reason for Fremdschämen just because the asomatous ‘council’ of hearsay had preceded her.
The village cabal had tried to disrupt the meeting, their opaque and blinkered view a mere blip on the horizon of much needed change.
She rose above it all and was ready to make a stand, her name mentioned in the item on page three of the local paper.
As she prepared for her first sermon as the new vicar, she started to hum to herself.

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I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and have a terrible sweet tooth for jelly babies or fruit pastilles. Best friends are Hubby, our dog Maggie, Bro in NZ, MSM and MOH (and his dog). I am also a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! Due to a nightmare of a house sale in 2014, 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat until April 2017. We made strong friendships both on and off the water, and enjoyed swan and duck families for neighbours. Sadly times change and we were once again house hunting until September. We now reside in a small bungalow a short distance from the beach on the Lincolnshire coast.
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5 Responses to Wordle No 162.

  1. Pingback: Fremdschämen – Up Against Mortality

  2. scribblersdip says:

    Hi Di 🙂

    It certainly is a most challenging wordle this week – but you’ve managed it very well. The deciding line, was the “vicar” – yes, this totally brings this somewhat mysterious tale all together. Just enough of the mystery to leave the imagination wondering, and then the ending explains enough to let the reader sit back and sigh, but still wonder a bit. Excellent word play 🙂

    And I’d hit the “like” button, but WP is acting up this morning, on my end. 😦

    • It’s been playing up my end too, so I guess the Happiness Engineers have been hitting the happy juice a little too hard in this heat!
      Oh boy, I was having serious problems bringing it all together, then I thought of the Vicar angle, and had that ‘Light Bulb’ moment.

      • scribblersdip says:

        okay , then it’s not just me …. yeah, too much juice 😉 – LOL

        you did a great job 🙂 it’s a tough wordle this week – it seems not so bad, until you start to really get into the harder words, then it’s not so easy – so thank the stars for “light bulb” moments, or other such entities and deities 😉

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