Diane’s Distractions

Diane Gauvin

Word of the Week:

selcouth (SEL-kooth), adjective;1. Strange, uncommon.

Did they seriously just say that?

“Whenever I watch TV and see those poor starving kids all over the world, I can’t help but cry.

I mean I’d love to be skinny like that but not with all those flies and death and stuff.”

– Mariah Carey

Weekly Thought:

“All the adversity I’ve had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me…

You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you.”

– Walt Disney

Overheard by a Bird (UNH Edition):

“Barney died.”

“Oh no!  Wait, the dinosaur or from How I Met Your Mother?”

– Overheard in Dodds