I have found that super-productive days are usually followed by two and even three days when I can hardly write a word.
I don't think it's inherently tragic when a mother of three young adults goes chasing after some illicit euphoria.
“I am dying for the love of three Greek girls at Athens, sisters,” he wrote his friend Henry Drury in 1810.
The film had premiered at Cannes in May 2001, almost a decade after Somalia, three months before nine eleven and everything after.
Over the next week, he entertained his three children and six grandchildren with his famous gallows humor.
There were only three houses of a more pretentious sort, built of wood.
The three gentlemen parted most cordially from him after he had paid the check.
Boil them about three quarters of an hour, or till quits tender.
You've been so devoted to her for three days that you've hardly bowed to old friends.
And if they are asked why, they answer: ‘There are three great evils in our district!’
Old English þreo, fem. and neuter (masc. þri, þrie), from Proto-Germanic *thrijiz (cf. Old Frisian thre, Middle Dutch and Dutch drie, Old High German dri, German drei, Old Norse þrir, Danish tre), from PIE *tris- (cf. Sanskrit trayas, Avestan thri, Greek treis, Latin tres, Lithuanian trys, Old Church Slavonic trye, Irisn and Welsh tri "three").
3-D first attested 1952, abbreviation of three-dimensional (1878). Three-piece suit is recorded from 1909. Three cheers for ______ is recorded from 1751. Three-martini lunch is attested from 1972. Three-ring circus first recorded 1898. Three-sixty "complete turnaround" is from 1927, originally among aviators, in reference to the number of degrees in a full circle. Three musketeers translates French les trois mousquetaires, title of an 1844 novel by Alexandre Dumas père.