I get the Websters Word of the Day each morning via e-mail. I might be a bit sensitive while Hurricane Rita is grinding toward us, but should this really be our morning greeting?
shambles \SHAM-bulz\ noun
1 : a place of mass slaughter or bloodshed
2 : a scene or state of great destruction : wreckage
3 : a scene or state of great disorder or confusion : mess
Used in a sentence: Mark's apartment is likely to be a shambles by Sunday...
Enough for now,