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Old 16.09.2011, 17:34
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Re: Six words

Where can I buy brown sugar?
Where is the self raising flour?
Can I survive on one-fifty K?
Can I flush after 22 hours?

"Not happy they can't speak English.
They should - it's much spoken abroad."
"Me? Been 'ere five years now.
Learn German? No, that'd be odd."

Israel is much better than X!
No, no, the other way round!
Repost same tired old tedium
'Til Mod finally closes thread down.

Need job - find me one pronto.
Need visa advice but won't listen.
Which bank best for a konto?
I'd happily kill for my kitten.

Why is my neighbour nocturnally noisy?
Help - can't wipe my own @arse!
Little dark children upset my dog.
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Old 16.09.2011, 17:36
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Re: Six words

^^^^
It requires more lolcats, try harder
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Old 16.09.2011, 17:52
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Re: Six words

Comprehension requires understanding, not swift justice.
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Old 16.09.2011, 18:04
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yes but I gave the words
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Old 16.09.2011, 18:25
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Where can I buy brown sugar?
Where is the self raising flour?
Can I survive on one-fifty K?
Can I flush after 22 hours?

"Not happy they can't speak English.
They should - it's much spoken abroad."
"Me? Been 'ere five years now.
Learn German? No, that'd be odd."

Israel is much better than X!
No, no, the other way round!
Repost same tired old tedium
'Til Mod finally closes thread down.

Need job - find me one pronto.
Need visa advice but won't listen.
Which bank best for a konto?
I'd happily kill for my kitten.

Why is my neighbour nocturnally noisy?
Help - can't wipe my own @arse!
Little dark children upset my dog.
CH expats, an ongoing farce.
Too much time on his hands...
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Old 18.09.2011, 11:52
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yes but I gave the words
'Gib Gas' has new meaning now.
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Post your six word memoir

Six word stories are writing challenges meant to improve creative expression. These are succinct, yet brilliant and imaginative works that are no more, no less than six words long.

It is said that Hemingway was challenged to write a story in six words and came up with his famous work: "For sale: baby shoes, never worn."
Just goes to show how powerful brevity is.

Other examples of compelling six word stories, some of them memoirs, other themed:

The smallest coffins are the heaviest.

It cost too much, staying human.

Found true love. Married someone else.

One cell survived. Spread. Not again.

Born a twin: graduated only child.

Bought roses home. Key didn't fit.

Introduced myself to mother again today.

Cursed with cancer, blessed with friends.

Six word memoirs on Smith Magazine: http://www.sixwordmemoirs.com/

Post your own stories and memoirs
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Merry Christmas. Don't wanna fight tonight.
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Fleeting youth, a lifetime mourning it.

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Old 14.09.2015, 17:41
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Old 14.09.2015, 17:43
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If you're bored, post something useful.
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Re: Post your six word memoir

Nice!
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Old 14.09.2015, 17:45
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Even I can count to six!
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Nice!
Read this thread, booked into Exit
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Best to quit while you're ahead.
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Expect ominous coming, nobody comprehends it!
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Re: Post your six word memoir

Hello Ace,

Thank you for your emails and your (useful?) post. I did not mean to upset anyone by posting a lighthearted writing prompt in the off topic section forum.
You also deleted my ad meant to help my cleaning lady find job opportunities. Your reactions today seem bit harsh. Your argumentation was that it is forbidden to help a friend. As I mentioned, she is not my friend. She is a person I warm heartedly recommend and she has no internet access or a laptop. Moderators should make an effort to act like decent human beings, and try not to develop a grudge against members.

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Old 14.09.2015, 17:55
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Hello Ace,

Thank you for your emails and your (useful?) post. I did not mean to upset anyone by posting a lighthearted writing prompt in the off topic section forum. I believed I was well within my rights to do so.
Yes, of course. You can't choose what sort of replies you'll get though.
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Old 14.09.2015, 17:58
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You mean like your rant here?

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Old 14.09.2015, 18:03
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Fighting with a moderator, one winner.
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