For next week, work on these:
Last Week's Definitions:
saleratus - sodium bicarbonate used in cooking; baking soda.
salacious - 1) lustful or lecherous 2) (of writings, pictures, etc) grossly indecent; obscene (Congrats Smarty Pants Winners Stephanie and Diane!)
Silly Geese Winners this week are:
I know these. Salertus was a member of the Roman senate during the time of Caligula. Salertus kept his head when so many others lost theirs by being one of Caligula's best drinking buddies.
(Harry, you keep up the Kipling allusions and we're gonna be great pals!)
Salacious is how the food really tastes to them. (sailors) It's not quite delicious, after all. It's the sailor's palate's compromise. Tabasco sauce helps in making said food salacious.
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