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Awakenings: The Brolly, Gamp or Bumbershoot

on February 10, 2014

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What are we celebrating today?

There are many items in existence whose names have changed (not to protect the innocent) from one century to the next. Such is the case for today’s celebration. If you are not familiar with the brolly, gamp or bumbershoot, what about the parapluie, rainshade or umbrolly? Another name is the sunshade (not to be confused with sun glasses), parasol and of course, the giveaway is the fact February 10th is . . .

Sharla Shults‘s insight:

Have you ever heard of the Nubrella? Check it out…got my doubts!

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2 responses to “Awakenings: The Brolly, Gamp or Bumbershoot

  1. G’day! What a gorgeous photo and of a gorgeous moment in time!
    Cheers! Joanne

  2. Raani York says:

    This is like catching the magic of one moment for eternity. Very nice! 🙂

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