September 13th, 2021


The six word challenge

Six words – what can you make of them? You have up to 100 words and a week to figure that out. It can take the shape of a poem, prose, drabble, or even just a sentence - anything you want. Be silly, creative, but most importantly, have some fun! On Friday, we can post the results and see how we all did!

The words:
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Adventures in the City by the Bay

So far, this has been just what the doctor ordered. Everything about the trip has worked like clockwork. It was an easy drive down and the car ran great – knock wood. I drove the stretch from Stockton to South San Francisco to Seafood City (we left a few minutes after 9:30 and got there just before 11.

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Then we headed over to the hotel – the Fairmont. It’s very elegant and fancy, everything we aren’t, but the room is comfortable and it was an easy ride down to the Tonga Room restaurant It’s on the lower level). TBG found the roof garden and did some reading there while I quilted. We watched Aquaman – I was unimpressed by the story or the special effects. Not my favorite hero by a long shot. Then it was time to get ready and head for dinner.
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Sadly, there was a very noisy wedding reception going on and the pounding of the bass was inescapable. It made getting to sleep hard. It finally knocked off around midnight. I still didn’t sleep well, but that’s okay. One thing we discovered was that The Boy has a full day with the consignment and staging people. They want to get the house on the market by the end of the month and it’s falling to him to do the packing and whatnot. He didn’t want us to see their house as it’s a mess, so we are meeting up later in the day. We have the morning to ourselves. No telling what trouble awaits us. I can’t wait!