#oblitusverba – Word of the Day – tribunal

Sixty-five people sat in the sweltering courtroom. The press box was full. Every member of the press corps was irritated:  the judge ordered no recordings, no photos, and no digital devices. The lone illustrator in the box seemed thrilled; his work would be the first visual.

Both sides of the aisle appeared to be stressed beyond the norm, for this was a tribunal and treason was the charge. Impeachment had been formalized and the censure hearings have begun.

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#oblitusverba

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