Word of the Day: Prison



  1. a place of confinement where individuals are kept

“In 1960, when I came out of prison as an ex-convict, I had more freedom under parolee supervision than there’s available…in America right now.”

Merle Haggard (1934-2016)


  1. a state of personal restraint

“Happiness cannot thrive within the prison of obligation.”

Jonathan Lockwood Huie (1981- )