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5/18/2021

by Azurys | Score: 5600

Alien lord Ksyyrkrk slammed open the door to the shop, causing the sign above the door with the words "Auntie's Antiques" on it to rock crazily. He swung his blaster around wildly, then, when nothing moved, he signaled for some of his troops to move in. They trooped in and immediately started examining the shelves, which were covered in all sorts of antique objects. Surprisingly, some still worked - despite the time since they were made and the alien invasion going on outside the shop - a fact that was quickly discovered by one of the aliens, who accidentally turned on an old lighter, nearly burning himself and his companion. "Silence!" Ksyyrkrk barked. The alien soldiers immediately dropped the lighter, then one reached over to poke at an item on a nearby shelf. He pushed an ancient teapot, causing it to crash on the floor. The soldiers winced at the noise and, to avoid punishment, turned to run. Both immediately ran into another shelf, this one covered in buckets of paint. The paint cans rolled of the shelf, lids clattering as they fell off and covering the soldiers in paint. Ksyyrkrk merely rolled his eyes at this, thinking they'd already had enough trouble. Then, a different solider 

Completed challenges

The following challenges were completed during the writing exercise:

Begin Start typing to begin
Event Civilization has come to an end
Location An antique store
Words Reach 50 words
Prop Include a lipstick
Sentence "I'd like a day without punishing you."
Character An evasive mortician
Words Reach 100 words
Event Silence
Letter Use the letter M
Prop Include a candy bar
Sentence "Not for you."
Character A cool-headed director
Event Dad just sits and cries
Letter Use the letter C
Words Reach 200 words
Sentence "How do you take it?"
Prop Include a bottle of paint

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