THE DICTIONARY DEFINES especially as, “to great extent, very much,” and, “used to single out one person, thing or situation over all others.”
I had no idea what to write for Sue’s prompt today, which is “especially.”
The definition works well so I’ll just single a few things out.
I like football, especially college football.
It kicks off today.
I like stories, especially longform stories, when I have time to read them.
I’m still in the middle of John Hersey’s “Hiroshima.”
I like to travel, especially to see interesting places or historical things.
Today’s trip was postponed by a deluge, but I added another place to my list.
I like food, especially food I don’t usually eat when I try to lose weight.
I like walks, especially through places I’ve never been.
I like writing, especially when I have something to say.
I like sunsets, especially cloudy sunsets.
I like nights, especially starry nights.
I think words are important, especially last words.
Be kind to yourself, and especially to others.