Daily Archives: July 21, 2021

Optatio

Optatio (op-ta’-ti-o): Expressing a wish, often ardently.


As I wish upon a star, I would love to have a Cuban cigar. The orange glow on a warm summer night, the delicious aroma, the flavor, and the perfect ash. Romeo y Juliette wherefore art thou?


Definition courtesy of “Silva Rhetorica” (rhetoric.byu.edu).

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