In Other Words, happenstance…

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Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word happenstance

It was pure happenstance that I arrived at the finishing post just as the escaped bull burst onto the tracks.

We stared at each other, both frozen to the spot.

The bull pawed the ground, I thought of the nearest escape.

As it moved so did I, the crowd by now in a frenzy of excitement.

The bull puzzled by the noise stopped and tried to eat, unsuccessfully, the artificial turf, much to its continued displeasure.

 

Written for: https://patriciasplace.me/2018/03/28/in-other-words-happenstance/

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2 Responses to In Other Words, happenstance…

  1. Patricia says:

    I hope you had enough energy left to move faster than the bull. Funny lines this week, Michael. Thanks for sharing.

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