As a verb, the word brake means to slow down or stop.
As a noun, brake is a device for slowing or stopping motion.
The word break means to smash or to shatter as in to break a cup. It also means to take a recess, as in a coffe break.
My 3 will be 2 weeks old tomorrow. We took a longish trip to Memphis this weekend, so had many 'firsts' with the car. One that ultimately caused no harm but did cause some significant anxiety for several minutes was in regards to the rear trunk.
What apparently happened is this. We had been...