Oh my

Oh my, I need a lot of new words. And I didn’t even know I needed them until I read this. A few of my favourites: gigil (Tagalog, “the irresistible urge to pinch/squeeze someone because they are loved or cherished”). mbuki-mvuki (Bantu, “to shed clothes to dance uninhibited”) aware—the Japanese noun for “the bittersweetness of…