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NaNo Winner 2014
Exercise #610

Exercise #610: Interactive
Posted 2/27/15

You were asked to submit a character, an item and an adjective. Time to play!

Review all the Exercise #610 Prep posts and choose one character, one item and one adjective. They cannot be your own offerings, and I recommend you pick them all from different contributors.

Can’t choose? Drop the numbers from the Prep grid here in a hat and randomly draw.

Got your choices? Now, you get to choose again:

a) Take your character, item and adjective and tell us a tale, or

b) Fit your character, item and adjective into one of these four quotes by replacing items, adjectives and characters already there, and use that as the basis for a tale (for a sample, see bottom of this message):

"People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones.” -- George Herbert

"Each person has his strong point.” -- Aesop

“Beware of the person with two faces.” -- Dutch proverb

“The person with burnt fingers asks for tongs.” -- Samoan proverb

Please note the larger word limit.

Critiquers, along with a technical review, you might note how well the author created something either from a new quote or just using the selections.

Word limit: 1500
Please use the subject line:
             SUB: Exercise #610/yourname

Sample for quotation replacement -

Original quote: "Beware of the person with two faces.” -- Dutch proverb

Character: motorcycle policeman
Item: #2 pencil
Adjective: pudgy

New quote: "Beware of the motorcycle policeman with pudgy #2 pencils.”

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