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Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love.
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Etymology

From Old Norse vindauga, combined from of vindrwind” and augaeye”. The “windows” in these times were just holes (eyes) in the wall that permitted wind to pass through.

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window

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window ({{{1}}})
  1. An opening, usually covered by one or more panes of clear glass, to allow light and air from outside to enter a building or vehicle.
    • 1952: A window is an opening in a wall to admit light and air. — L.F. Salzman, Building in England, p. 173.
  2. An opening, usually covered by glass, in a shop which allows people to view the shop and its products from outside.
  3. A period of time when something is available.
    launch window
    window of opportunity
  4. (graphical user interface) A rectangular area on a computer terminal or screen containing some kind of user interface, displaying the output of and allowing input for one of a number of simultaneously running computer processes.

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