lib·er·ty (lĭbˈər-tē)noun pl. liberties lib·er·ties
- a. The condition of being free from restriction or control.b. The right and power to act, believe, or express oneself in a manner of one's own choosing.c. The condition of being physically and legally free from confinement, servitude, or forced labor. See Synonyms at freedom.
- Freedom from unjust or undue governmental control.
- A right or immunity to engage in certain actions without control or interference: the liberties protected by the Bill of Rights.
- a. A breach or overstepping of propriety or social convention. Often used in the plural.b. A statement, attitude, or action not warranted by conditions or actualities: a historical novel that takes liberties with chronology.c. An unwarranted risk; a chance: took foolish liberties on the ski slopes.
- A period, usually short, during which a sailor is authorized to go ashore.
Origin: Middle English liberte, from Old French, from Latin lībertās, from līber, free; seeleudh- in Indo-European roots.
Guess what? I may feel I have lost my independence but I am still liberated. I have the right and power to act, believe and express myself in my own choosing. This is my new mantra. I am going to live eat breathe it. Maybe I could write a book and call it act, believe, express. It would surely shit all over that drivel 'eat pray love'.
Today is April 1 and it is the start of autism awareness month. So in each of my April blogs, I am going to give you some facts on Autism or on my boy.
Fact 1. Autism is a lifelong disorder, no matter what you hear there is no cure.
This liberated chick today is going to enjoy a full day of liberated choices and maybe a little bit of fun.