Wednesday, September 05, 2007
3 Word Wednesday LI
Welcome to Three Word Wednesday. Each week, I will post three (or more) words. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to write something using all of those words. It can be a few lines, a story, a poem, anything. I'll also attempt to write something using the same words.
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This week's words are:
Needless to say, I was perplexed when Roger came in lugging a twenty pound potato sack filled with sunglasses. There was no need for me to say anything, the look on my face said it all, and elicited an immediate response.
"No, look! I've got Wayfarers, Ray Bans. I've even got those fold-up Ferraris we used to love."
He spoke as if his words would somehow convince me that this was the plan that was finally going to make money.
Well, what did I care. It was his money. I knew they'd eventually wind up in the storage room alongside his other wild ideas: the ant farm start-up-kits, the boxes of cassettes and cassette singles, and the stockpile of "slightly irregular" Members Only jackets he was so certain were going to make a comeback.
"I'll be right back. I've got two more sacks out in the car."
When he left the room, I picked up one of the fold up Ferrari cases, examined it for a few seconds, then shoved it in my coat pocket.
After all, you never know.
"I can see you, your brown skin shining in the sun. You got that hair slicked back and those Wayfarers on..."