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Mar 3, 2011

Sudden Drop

     






55 words. It's fun exciting and definitely a challenge making sure to use no more than fifty five words and no less of course and you must read the ones of your fellow writers. Gmans Place Let the G-Man know if you write one Why Gman's? Place because he's the Man who came up with this great Idea.
                           
                                                          

We hadn't been to the beach in years, or this beach anyway.  The pier was rickity it  swayed back and fourth as you took each step.  The gaps between the planks of the pier gave you the willies when you passd over them.  Waves crashing below the pier were deep, and churning against the rocks.

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11 comments:

Brian Miller said...

love the sounds you create in this...the waves, the creeking boards...

G-Man said...

Larry...
Very nicely done!!
Great imagry My Friend.
Loved your 55!!
Thanks for playing, and have a Kick Ass Week-End...G

TALON said...

I've been on docks like that - you describe it perfectly.

Neat 55!

My 55: Puppy Love

moondustwriter said...

I love the feel of the ocean in this Larry and the less than secure feel of the pier

Nice 55
Happy Friday

hpicasso said...

ahhh yes, the willies...got rm'

Peace, hp

Austin said...

I could hear & see myself there - well done!

Rockets and Wings is my 55 this week.

Jannie Funster said...

I've been in places like that too, luckily lived to blog this comment. :)

Willies, yep. You had me right there with you -- great job!

xo

Jingle said...

lovely imagery in your 55.
stay tuned and enjoy ocean views in your computer screen in case you can not go.

Thanks for the treat.

Monkey Man said...

Quite a vivid picture you create with this 55. Nice.

Kavita said...

Ooohh... awesome imagery!! And though you are talking about beaches and waves, this immediately reminded me of walking the bridge at Royal Gorge.. and seeing the deep chasm from between the planks of wood... SCARYYYY!!!

LOVED and enjoyed your 55, my friend... gave me the same exhilarating feel!!

Doctor FTSE said...

But the trouble with blog comments is . . . they never offer "critique" only praise. It's considered bad from to say anything adverse. Your para of description is evocative and evokes the wobbly pier extremely well.