Tag Archives: 100 Words

Help!

If only I could remember the actual words I’d used. Maybe saying them backwards would get those things down from the ceiling. He always made magic look so easy. A few words here and a nonchalant wave of his wand, … Continue reading

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The Building Of Stonehenge

“But dad, them Druids said it was important we get it right. Said we’ve got to stick to these drawings they’ve done. Stonehenge they’re going to call it. Reckon it’ll still be here hundreds of years from now.” “That all … Continue reading

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Goldilocks and The Three Bears

“Well Jones, what have you got?” “Forensics say it’s definitely a human thigh bone. Stripped bare of flesh. Found in a waste bin in the kids play area on the Eastleigh estate. Forensics also confirmed it belongs to the torso … Continue reading

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Lost Hearts

  “Are you sure this is the place Freddy?” “Positive. Look, there on that shelf, that’s where she puts the hearts.” “It’s horrible. Why does she do it?” “She’s just mean that’s why. One of those kids who gets pleasure … Continue reading

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The Stories Are True

“Come on Freddy, don’t be a wimp, it’ll be fun.” “I’m not sure Kermit. You know what mum said about us wandering off.” “She’ll never know. We’ll be there and back in no time.” “But what if the stories are … Continue reading

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Anybody There?

“Good news Billy. Found someone to play at your Sally’s wedding reception.” “How did you manage that Jimmy. I’ve been trying for weeks but everyone’s booked up. Who is it? Someone we know?” “You won’t of heard of him mate. … Continue reading

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New Secateurs For Christmas

  The nice policeman wants me to go up the steps with him. Says he’s something to show me in the garden. Used to keep here and the garden so pretty back then. Len always said we had the best … Continue reading

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Where Shall We Go?

Who’d have thought it? Me, with my own private jet. Little old Freddy Jones from the rough end of town. Now, Sir Freddy. You always said I’d make it big one day. You were the only one who had faith … Continue reading

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Flashing Blue Light

  Came here for a coffee. Something to do. Thought they’d be here by now. Wonder what’s keeping them? Funny how today’s turning out. Should’ve been meeting Marj. We were  going to check out that new place in town. Then … Continue reading

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Maggie Jenkins

  “Please help me! He’s out there again.” “It’s Mrs. Jenkins, isn’t it? You phoned yesterday and the day before and the day before that?” “Yes … but this time I know it’s him.” “Have you actually seen him Mrs. … Continue reading

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