Dear Mr. Merriam, dear Mr. Webster, I write to you as a humble requester. I propose a new spelling of a certain word; The change would be seen but would not be heard. The word in question is now spelled “serenity.” I suggest changing it instead to “surrenity.” If one “surrenders” using “humility,” One can achieve a sense of tranquility: “Surrender” and “humility” thus combined Give one “surrenity” of soul and mind. So, though you two might deem it unnecessary, Would you consider changing your dictionary? — Natalie, Indianapolis, Indiana USA A newcomer to OA thought the First Step said,

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