Serendipity

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SERENDIPITY – Word of the Week August 22, 2016

Serendipity has to do with luck.  Luck’s what it takes.  Not pluck.  Not a buck.”

Definition:  (noun) the fact of finding pleasant or useful things by chance.

Usage Example:  It was serendipity when we found our dream house during a random drive in the country.

Etymology:  1754, coined by Horace Walpole from a story about the lucky “Three Princes of Serendip.”

Family Members:  serendipitous (adj)

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