A Conversation for The Subtle Art of Sulking


Post 1

Cheerful Dragon

A woman's room (usually her bedroom) used to be known as her 'boudoir'. This word derives from the French 'bouder', meaning 'to pout'. The room was literally a 'pouting-room', as it was the room where a woman retreated to when she had a fit of the sulks.


Post 2


You learn something new every day!

I shall retire to my sulkoir to ponder upon this...

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