The Five Word Novel

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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by DRT » 20:58 Wed 09 Mar 2011

sou'westerly. After a sip
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by jdaw1 » 21:25 Wed 09 Mar 2011

(a policeman drinking on duty!)

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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by Glenn E. » 19:35 Thu 10 Mar 2011

they arrived at a most
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Post by benread » 21:21 Thu 10 Mar 2011

unusual mooring, given the type
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by g-man » 23:01 Thu 10 Mar 2011

. Coincidentally, at this very moment,
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by jdaw1 » 23:05 Thu 10 Mar 2011

the maiden’s father dropped the

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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by DRT » 01:22 Fri 11 Mar 2011

decanter. The room fell silent
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as it fell, and bounced

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Post by DRT » 01:45 Fri 11 Mar 2011

and was caught by Forrester.
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But the stopper had broken

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Post by DRT » 01:49 Fri 11 Mar 2011

, so drinking now was imperative.
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Glug, as the policeman slurps
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Post by benread » 07:24 Fri 11 Mar 2011

not sips as he did
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Post by jdaw1 » 22:27 Fri 11 Mar 2011

previously. ‟Why is there sediment?”

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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by DRT » 23:32 Fri 11 Mar 2011

"I thought you decanted this?"
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Post by benread » 07:38 Sat 12 Mar 2011

Have you consulted The Port
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by AHB » 08:34 Sat 12 Mar 2011

Steward?" demanded the policeman as
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Post by g-man » 10:15 Sat 12 Mar 2011

he grabs back the decanter
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by DRT » 21:21 Sat 12 Mar 2011

. "Coffee filter! I need a
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by Glenn E. » 17:14 Mon 14 Mar 2011

glass to drink and this
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by AHB » 09:38 Thu 24 Mar 2011

one is the wrong shape!!
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by DRT » 16:39 Thu 24 Mar 2011

Meanwhile, the girl with big
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Post by benread » 20:06 Thu 24 Mar 2011

glasses of port ready for
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by DRT » 22:39 Thu 24 Mar 2011

the guests arriving suddenly noticed
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Re: The Five Word Novel

Post by AHB » 09:32 Fri 25 Mar 2011

a stain had appeared on
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