Nightmare At Sea (Sailors & Tall Talers, (and/or Survival))

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Nightmare At Sea (Sailors & Tall Talers, (and/or Survival))

Post by PhineasQP » Sat Jan 19, 2013 2:03 pm

He and his companions had unwittingly awakened the ancient nightmare that now attacked his ship. The dozen or so who had gotten a clear look at the creature dove, shrieking with mad laughter into the icy deep. Only a few had even made it back to the vessel, and with one swipe of its massive arm, the thing had nearly capsized it.
He was the last alive, searching frantically among the wreckage for the one thing that might save him. It was his only chance. He had nearly given up hope, when he finally saw it: his can of spinach...
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Re: Nightmare At Sea (Sailors & Tall Talers, (and/or Surviva

Post by Thebizarrestranger » Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:09 pm

What?! I thought for sure it was going to be a can of beets! What a surprise! :D
--The Bizarre Stranger
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