Came from the slave days, and was considered a medical disease which needed curing if a slave was wanting to escape. So, metaphorically speaking, this word can be used as a noun if you feel trapped and ache for escape.
LOL !!! i can think of one person in particular who thinks she is better than everyone else. Sorry to be the barer of bad news woman but slaving your ass off over sick people for stupidly long hours does not make you better than everyone else. Im a mother AND i work. Ps- thanks for your tax dollars..we really DO enjoy living off of centrelink together lol
As a friend who went on a shopping trip with us said, i must mean the world to him. She has never seen someone who lets the other half go wild shopping and happily picks up the tab thereafter and time and again :P