Ask me Anything(?)

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Ask me Anything(?)

Post by ROU Killing Time » Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:06 am

“Ask Me Anything(?)”

A Drabble by Steven Dana Lidster
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A Riddle roams the streets of every city, a knife held ready in its grip.

It appears at random and without notice to ask a Question.

An Answer shadows the Riddle along the rooftops or from the darkened alleys, a sniper rifle at the ready.

A Riddle weaves within the crowd, or stalks lone prey that may happen by.

An Answer has focus on one necessary task, in the event a Riddle finds its Question.

A Riddle finally selects a Question and as they speak(,) the Answer fires.

A sniper’s bullet finds it’s target, and a Riddle falls dead, Unanswered.
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Re: Ask me Anything(?)

Post by ZimmermansWay » Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:21 pm

Haha, A Riddle has a name

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