The color amaranthine came from the Greek word ‘amarantos’ which meant unfading. The word Amaranth was used to name an imaginary, undying flower that was, presumably, a deep red-purple color and there you have the two uses of the word today. Lovely stuff.

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What an EVOCATIVE list, haha. I would def trade some of these out for others, but aren't words, in general, just so fun to explore?????

What an EVOCATIVE list, haha. I would def trade some of these out for others, but aren't words, in general, just so fun to explore?????

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Alice in Wonderland Quote - My Reality - Cheshire Cat Quote - 0105 by ContrastStudios

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Rumi's "the guest house"- a good reminder to be mindful of emotions and how emotions are temporary

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