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About Thursday 21 November 1667

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Anachrophobia - a fear of temporal displacement.
Or is there another definition? I wonder if you mean arachnophobia - an irrational fear of spiders?
Both splendid words.

About Thursday 21 November 1667

Ellie  •  Link

Hi San Diego Sarah. Just wondering whether we’ve flipped into a parallel universe here: ‘’His anachrophobic daughter.... ‘’ ? Or am I missing something ?

About Thursday 6 December 1660

Ellie  •  Link

“.. in a pet” definitely means in a sulk.
I have often heard the expression “ a petted lip”. Usually directed at a sulky child, as in “Put away that petted lip”. It means stop sulking; literally “stop sticking your bottom lip out.