Word of the Day

April 2, 2014

Finifugal is an adjective describing someone who hates endings or who tries to avoid or prolong the final moments of a story, relationship, or some other journey.

When it comes to the unknown yet inevitable end of George R.R. Martin’s series ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’, I know I will become a finifugal fan putting off reading it until it becomes too much to bear not knowing.