My marae trip was amazing, more amazing than I ever expected it to be ... we learnt the Powhiri process, some Maori words [Kia ora = hello, Ka kite ano = see you again, Kei te pehea kohe? = how are you?], got to sing and perform a Maori song [!!], and got to weave a rose and a lily using flax ...
Click here for a cute McGonagall animation. [And please don't ask me who McGonagall is! You ought to know! Jokes ... she's the strict Transfiguration teacher in Harry Potter]
p.s.: Did I tell you bloggers [I know I told you facebookers]?! I've started reading Twilight.
Today's Word of the Day:
Gussy (verb): make more attractive, in a showy/gimmicky way.