A portmanteau is a blending of two individual words to communicate an efficient relational context. A motel is a hotel for motorists. When someone says ginormous, they’re smooshing gigantic + enormous. As it turns out, we’re on a vacation of defiance. Most people leave town for their vacations. We’re staying put. Stay+cation is an efficient way of explaining why we’re still here. It’s because of portmanteau.
Experienced: 20% off of everything. The store is closing.
Said aloud: You can buy a price check stand for $10, but where do you check the price?
Visited: The Root Beer Stand, Portage
Experienced: a half-gallon of Root Beer, Curiously low prices (no complaints, though)
Said aloud: Can you roll your window up a little bit?
It’s true. Today was a slow day. Lots of time in the backyard and laying low. A good staycation.
Day 5 will naturally follow day 4