― You know I love words. The English Language, er, excuse me, the American Language, makes me happy. There are just so many words, thousands, to learn. ∙ Some are old, passe, out of date, archaic, rarely used. ∙ Afterwit is one of them. ∙ We don’t use it, but we experience it all the time. ∙ An afterwit is a thought one has [...] .