mournful, dismal, or gloomy, especially in an affected, exaggerated, or unrelieved manner.
Etymology: Latin lūgubri(s), “mournful”, akin to lūgēre, “to mourn”.
Original: Witch by Līga Kļaviņa
“The Birth of Aphrodite,” c. 1887
Nessie Live Cam!
Although the Nessie on the Net live cam has been a wonderful boon to Nessie researchers and devotees around the world, I do really think it’s time that something more high tech, and closer to the water’s edge be put in place.