Feign means “to give a false appearance of something.” Merriam-Webster dictionary
I often feign happiness. I don’t want people to see me when I’m struggling. A little joke here, an inappropriate comment there, and the diversion is complete.
I think most people with Depression will understand the word of the day today. While they may not use the word, it most likely applies to them.
I started the word of the day posts in the hopes that I would get better about posting.