elizabeth (rainbow_yarn) wrote in 1word1day,

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My imagination is running low Tuesday

abscond [ab-skond]

to depart in a sudden and secret manner, esp. to avoid capture and legal prosecution.


"Your father the king would never approve our marriage!" Giacomo lamented to his lover, Princess Gwendolyn. "Then we must abscond tonight, before he can discover our secret love!" replied Gwendolyn, much in earnest.
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