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Project Everything Halts

by Charlotte Demetrius | Score: 8100


In a small castle in a very small kingdom a thinking occupational therapist started thinking that maybe there was a way to make everything stop. maybe like stopping time. The therapist's name was Clair. She had 3 amazing possessions, a wristwatch, a jacket, and a deck of playing cards. she decided to put the 3 objects in a small safe so that if the experiment went wrong she would not loose them. she went around the town she lived in asking for someone to test things out on. finally she found a auctioneer. he was miserable because he hated his job. since it was winter when he came in for testing he had a big fur coat and a map of the town. the therapist wanted to know why he had the map but did not want to ask immediately. she started the session by asking him questions. she asked if he was okay with being her "Guinea pig" he said he was more then okay with it. just in case she had him sign a waver just to be safe. his name was quite weird. his name was ell. the therapist did lots of tests and some included  him crying like a baby. after an hour of testing they stopped talking and it was so quite in the room it was uncomfortable. all of the sudden they heard someone cry for help. they rushed out of the room to see where it was coming from. it was coming from a pizza truck down the street. they rushed to it and saw a delivery driver. he had dropped all his pizzas and his coffee mug. he was crying and when they asked him why he was crying he told them he had heard an odd noise and it scared him and because it scared him he dropped everything. they asked him his name and his name turned out to be Diddle. he was going to deliver pizza and a banana to his friend, a drunk handy man. as they spoke the therapist saw a meteor come flying down to earth. "get out of the way" she cried. she pushed her 2 new friend away from the meteor and left herself to be crushed. both men cried for days and days over her death until they summoned a bailiff to take care of her house for a bit while they researched her life long dream of stopping time. they found her safe that she had put her 3 favorite objects in and added their favorite thing to the safe also. a comic book and a bag of flour. they decided to avenge her death by finding out hoe to stop time so their quest continued. for months and months they did different things and never got it right. they worked and became quite, quite tired but they kept going. days and days went by with no seep and it all seem really quite in the room. finally an independent managing director comes to visit them. she gives them a paint brush and then goes on her way. a week later a police officer comes to their door and asks for a paint brush. they give the one the director gave them and he goes on his way. he comes back thanking them because she was a paint brush stealer. she was going to go to prison. a year later they had yet to find out how to stop time. the paint brush stealer was let out of prison and declared was on the 2 men. a talented judge told her she could not start a war unless she had a war permit. she stalked off in anger. they got back to work never stropping. finally they figured it out and they were given a huge bow for there hard work. after that they both became ambitious aircraft engineers. they stopped when every time they messed up they got whipped. they had no way to get money so they applied for another job. they chose to be very, very, very important fighter. they got in the habit of make fights break out of no were. they Bothe got arrested. when they gout out of prison a passive barbarian beat them up and sent them back to prison.  they stayed in prison for 15 years and then were released and lived happily ever after.

Completed challenges

The following challenges were completed during the writing exercise:

Begin Start typing to begin
Words Reach 50 words
Words Reach 100 words
Words Reach 200 words
Words Reach 300 words
Words Reach 400 words
Words Reach 500 words
Prop Include a paint brush
Character An independent managing director
Letter Use the letter E
Event Someone goes to prison
Event War is declared
Words Reach 600 words
Character A talented judge
Letter Use the letter N
Prop Include a bow
Event A meteor approaches Earth
Character An ambitious aircraft engineer
Prop Include a whip
Letter Use the letter Y
Event A fight breaks out
Words Reach 700 words
Character A passive barbarian
Prop Include a map

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