mooreeffoc

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mooreeffoc
"coffee-room, viewed from the inside through a glass door, as it was seen by Dickens on a dark London day; ... used by Chesterton to denote the queerness of things that have become trite, when they are seen suddenly from a new angle." [J.R.R. Tolkien]
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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