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Jan 13, 2010

Earthquake

                                   




The three words for today are
         Jolt–Ribbon–Zeal–

Thomg is the Moderator of Three Word Wednesday


 As I sat down in my comfy chair I felt the Jolt of the earthquake, it had a ribbon effect like continuous waves  rolling.  There was Broken glass everywhere, canned goods all over the floor, shattered windows, smashed antiques.  It took a lot of zeal to get this mess cleaned up, zeal I didn't really have today.  I wish there was a way we'd know when one was coming like the people in the midwest know when a tornado is on it's way.



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14 comments:

Pia Savage said...

Unique use of the words. Very timely

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ThomG said...

Interesting use of the words and timely, yes. A good read.

Andy Sewina said...

Phew, I'll second Thom's comment here.

G-Man said...

I'm glad I don't live on a fault line..Jeeze

Crybbe666 said...

Nice idea, loved the way you worked the words in, especially ribbon!
Great job!

Tim Remp said...

I like it alot. Great use of the words and current events.

-Tim

http://timremp.blogspot.com/2010/01/wiccan-rivalry.html

Lilibeth said...

I used this idea also...sad that it fits so well with today's events in Haiti.

Tumblewords: said...

Timely and nicely crafted!

Julie Jordan Scott said...

The irony strikes me - how a word like "jolt" appeared long before the earthquake and here, you blended that syncronicity so brilliantly.

THANK YOU.

Dee Martin said...

Great use of the prompts!

Just someone said...

That is true - it is a scary thing - earth quake, the devastation and the unpredictability of it!

Great piece and quite relevant in the sad event going on ...

Stan Ski said...

A subject in all our minds right now...

bunnygirl said...

A timely topic, that's for sure. When people ask how I feel about living in an area prone to hurricanes, I point out that every place has its natural disasters. Mine come with several days' warning.

pieceofpie said...

great use of this week's prompt... destruction hurts us all... living in earthquake terrritory and tornado territory one does not always know it is coming... all i know is it is very unsettling to feel the earth shake beneath and the wind blow so hard suddenly outta nowhere... you caught it well...