In So Many Words

Books of Educational and Informational Comics from Larry Paros


Book IV: Hooking Up (Relationships)

Drawing Conclusions

Graphics Text Extras

Key Root for this column

Latin: gorga, "throat."

Latin: attrahere, to draw towards from ad, "towards" and trahere, "to draw."

Minor Roots


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?