yesterday, when i read this post on amanda's blog, my WV was unsess.
unsess - to push yourself beyond what you think you can do, only to find that you can do it and you're invincible.
gredlome - the little creature that makes mysterious noises in the house, late at night, when everyone else is asleep. "the gredlome was freaking me out a little bit last night and i had to get up and check that the doors were locked."
galiss - a special kind of hat worn by house gnomes (called nisse in danish) which live in the attic and protect your house unless you treat them badly, in which case they play tricks on you. but this isn't about them, it's about the hats they wear.
talitas - the last, delicious salty crumbs left in the bottom of a bag of chips or a canister of pringles. "mm, save me some of the talitas, they're my favorite part!"
oreph - a trainee village wiseman. one must first be an oreph before becoming an oracle.
flispe - a small, colorful, darting bird related to the hummingbird, which is only found on certain remote pacific islands.
ochasee - one who provokes trouble in a crowded place. you don't want any ochasees to show up at a stadium concert.
ungistun - to throw your shoes at a world leader. that iraqi journalist ungistunned bush a few weeks ago.