Hijacking Of The English Language

 

In my world, black used to mean black and white was white. Male referred to masculinity and female was femininity. Today, the lines have become so blurred due to political correctness, that we have changed the meaning of words as they were intended, and woe is the person who uses them in the wrong “context”. Here are some that annoy me:

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4 Magical Places on a European Road Trip

In 2012, we committed ourselves to travel extensively. Part of that time––3 months––was spent driving through Europe. Our journey commenced in Paris where we leased a vehicle that was new from the factory. There were many highlights in some 44 different locations. Here are a few of these:

Plitvice Lakes, Croatia

PlitivicFrom the eastern part of Italy, it is a short drive to the northern part of Croatia. Surprisingly, the A1 Motorway in Croatia is a beautiful road that is as good as any other in the western Europe. After a short distance, we veered eastward on country roads through outback Croatia, littered with minefields and shrapnel-hole covered houses––a leftover from the war of the 1990’s. Continue reading “4 Magical Places on a European Road Trip”