Main Entry: sot·to vo·ce

Pronunciation: "sä-tO-'vO-chE
Function: adverb or adjective
Etymology: Italian sottovoce, literally, under the voice
1 : under the breath : in an undertone; also : in a private manner
2 : very softly -- used as a direction in music

Thursday, September 02, 2004

the mistress's tale

A long time ago in a remote village (as begins any Grimm fairy tale,) I fell in love with a man who was not my husband. And, besides being a mistress in the first place and knowing this was wrong, this was against the rules, (more on that later), i fell in in love with my lover; this was not part more>>>>