Sarah Ann Hall

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Trifecta: Week 65 – Exhausted

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Things have been a little hectic this week. It’s been half-term, hubby’s been home from college, and I haven’t had my usual home-alone writing day(s). I have a friend who goes on holiday to write. I don’t know how that works as I have less time than ever during holidays.

The brain has been thinking, even if the fingers haven’t been typing, so I’m taking the day to catch-up on what I’ve missed this week. Nothing is quite as polished as I’d like it to be and comments on how to improve are very welcome.

 

Trifecta: Week 65

This week Trifecta wanted 33 to 333 words on the third definition of:

EXHAUST (transitive verb)
1a : to consume entirely : use up <exhausted our funds in a week>
b : to tire extremely or completely <exhausted by overwork>
c : to deprive of a valuable quality or constituent <exhaust a photographic developer>
2a : to draw off or let out completely
b : to empty by drawing off the contents; specifically : to create a vacuum in
3a : to consider or discuss (a subject) thoroughly or completely  
b : to try out the whole number of <exhausted all the possibilities>

 

Mine’s short and sweet but hardly a story. I just had this image of two teenage girls, arms crossed and pouting

 

The argument (33 words)

‘Did’

‘Didn’t.’

‘Did.’

‘Didn’t’

‘I’m telling you she did.’

‘I don’t believe you.’

‘Then I think I can safely say we’ve exhausted this topic of conversation.’

‘Well if you think so.’

‘I do.’

 

Click the bike to see what others made of  the prompt.

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Written by Sarah Ann

February 24, 2013 at 3:29 pm

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  1. This made me laugh :p

    Tasneem

    February 24, 2013 at 8:05 pm


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