Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Trooper York's Word of the Day


  1. serving or intended as an ornament; decorative.
    "an ornamental fountain"

           an oriental with big knockers.


edutcher said...

Antonym, useful; as, "Make yourself useful as well as Oriental".

Plaque on the front door of a Shanghai house of ill repute besides 2 metal instruments in the shape of massive and intricately forged dragons rapped by visitors to attract attention and gain entry, "If you think those are the best Chinese knockers you've ever seen, just come inside".

ampersand said...

Oriental,eh? I heerd tell she's an Indian maiden unemployed and down on her luck.

Some Seppo said...

The problem with Shanghai houses of ill repute is that an hour later you want to go back.

Sixty Grit said...

Damn, ampersand, you have some made skills there. You sure you don't want a job here?

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