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THE BUTTER TUB INCIDENT (PART II)

As she prepared to go to bed A ghastly sight filled her with dread. Her shock, expressed in terms most verbal, “Ye gods!” she screamed.  “My foot’s all purple!” “What happened, Mom?” her daughter cried When that swollen purple blob … Continue reading

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THE BUTTER TUB INCIDENT (PART I)

The morning sun edged out dark’s gloom, And light flowed into Marla’s room. She stretched and yawned and rubbed her eyes. Another day; it’s time to rise. So from the comfort of her bed– Shaking cobwebs from her head– She … Continue reading

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A Muse by Any Other Name — (thewitsendscribbler begins…)

Note:  MAN and WES are acronyms for Muse by Any other Name and Wit’s End Scribbler.   Sheldon Shows Up MAN:  Well, it’s about time.  I was beginning to think you’d never get here. WES:  What?  Who’s that? MAN:  It’s … Continue reading

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