In So Many Words

Info-Comics by Larry Paros

On Becoming More Attractive

The Key Roots for this column: Latin gorga, "throat;" Latin attrahere, to draw towards from ad, "towards" and trahere, "to draw"

Words and Phrases List

gorge, engorge, gargle, gurgle, regurgitate, handsome, handsome is as

handsome does, hunk, piece of ass, attract, attraction, contract, detract,

retract, subtract, tractable, traction, tractor.

Thoughts for Today

  1. What attracts you to certain people?
  2. What do you mean when you say someone is "attractive?"
  3. Do your relationships tend to have traction? How so?
  4. What kind of people do you tend to draw into your life?
  5. What do you do, if anything, to make yourself more attractive? How effective is it? In what way?