A Lackadaisical Lexicon for Laggard Logophiles

SUB ROSA

[adverb]

in secret; covertly, privately or confidentially.

Etymology: Latin, literally, under the rose; from the rose that, in ancient times, was hung over the council table, as a token of secrecy.

[Martin Johnson Heade]

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