n.1.The state of being a sluggard; sluggishness; sloth.
Idleness is rotten sluggardy.
- Chaucer.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The happy dreaming is of the success of others: You that in love find luck and abundance And live in lust and joyful jollity, Arise for shame, do away your sluggardy, Arise, I say, do May some observance!
Relatively little of note actually happens, and those who like stories with their films will find events unfolding at the pace of a particularly sluggardy snail.