Drabblecast 332 – Mister Bob

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Drabblecast 332 – Mister Bob

Post by Algernon Sydney is Dead » Tue Jul 22, 2014 6:58 am

Feature: Mister Bob by Dan Campbell
Drabble: The Walls Have Ears by gunsofcheckovia
Genres: Comedy Strange

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Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
“It all began with the chicken in the end of the road,” she said.

“Pardon?” I gestured. “Could you say that again?”

Miss Sanderson reached out and tapped the translation device on the table, then picked it up and fiddled with its settings. She was the ugliest female of her species I’d ever seen– obscenely symmetrical features, pale hair and complexion, long limbs–and yet forever twirling a finger in her hair like she was trying to proposition me.

Disgusting!


Episode Art: Dave Krummenacher
Story first appeared in: Kaleidotrope, April 2013

Twabble: “ To save money my girlfriend bought cheap toilet paper, but it was a bad decision and now we've got a real mess on our hands. ” by unreliable narrator

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Re: Drabblecast 332 – Mister Bob

Post by tbaker2500 » Sun Jul 27, 2014 1:32 am

Wow. Now, I should preface this with that fact that I listened while driving home a 2:30am. But this was one strange story. I really liked it, but I'm not sure I really got his home world bit. Did his home work exist anymore? Is this a temporal of locational wormhole? How did he get here? What's this bit about dying for immortality?
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Re: Drabblecast 332 – Mister Bob

Post by chacha » Tue Jul 29, 2014 2:14 am

Haha enjoyed the twist on the hard boiled detective story!

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Re: Drabblecast 332 – Mister Bob

Post by El Barto » Thu Sep 11, 2014 10:41 pm

This was an excellent story and a great Drabble too.

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