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Buggy Computer

by RJK | Score: 3200

WHAT IS GOING ON? I yell in a panic. My entire final paper disappeared from view. My hands are frozen above my laptop as if that will bring the paper back. Pop ups start spreading through my screen and there's nothing my clicking or freezing seems to be doing. I'm pretty damn sure my laptop has been hacked. I angrily shut my laptop screen, panicked that I would not be able to turn in my final on time. I head down the library stairs to the main floor, The garrish orange circle chairs bright against the muted browns of the library shelves and tables. University students mull around, a dull wave of conversation rolls through the room as I make my way to the IT desk. The college student running the counter looks ready to fall over asleep. Excuse me, I say as I walk up. I  can feel myself smile even as My entire body feels locked tight with tension. The student turns to me bored " what can I help youwith?" I go on to explain what happened to my useless laptop. The student worker looks to me slowly, "there's nothing I can do for your personal laptop. You'll have to take it to a repair shop. Seems like you opened a phising email or something" He then turns back to his desk and randomly uses little hand shaped tongs to grab a snack and pops it into his mouth. I feel my top lip pull back in slight disgust, my irritation finally getting the best of me. I turn around, slide my laptop back into my bag and head towards the library exit. I should have saved my files somewhere else besides my laptop, but it's too late to go back now. As I sling the bag over my shoulder, a group of biology students rush past, their goggles dangling around their neck or pushed up onto their forehead bustle past. I leave the quiet library and rush to my car, I check my watch and see it's only 4:30, there is a laptop repair shop on the way to my apartment. I''m not sure when it closes but if I'm quick hopefully they will be able to help me as cheaply as possible. I unlock the door to my rusty car and turn 

Completed challenges

The following challenges were completed during the writing exercise:

Begin Start typing to begin
Words Reach 50 words
Event A computer is hacked
Words Reach 100 words
Letter Use the letter U
Words Reach 200 words
Prop Include a pair of tongs
Words Reach 300 words
Prop Include a pair of safety goggles

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