Language shapes reality, and Earth shapes language. To expand that vocabulary, here’s an environmental neologism, a code used alfresco – an Alfrescode – to give voice to a particular phenomenon. 

Window Stalking

Verb phrase

Modification of ‘window gazing’

To move from one window to another, wistfully considering the outdoors while reluctant to go anywhere

“It might be a sunny day, but gosh-golly-gee, is this chair comfortable. I might just wait until tomorrow.”

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