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Microfiction: Cooking and Cleaning

Six-Word Story: "Somebody's cooking downstairs. They'll be delicious."

Two Sentence Story: "We the people that are left of the United States, in order to form a more healthy Union, establish these cleansing zones. May God forgive us for what were are about to do."

Author's Note: Yay Microfictions again! I don't really think that I'm very good at writing these. Most of them just feel kind of unoriginal when I compare them to other microfictions. But, I enjoy writing them all the same! Honestly, I find that the six-word stories are the hardest and that the two-sentence stories are probably the easiest of all of our options. When it came to these two stories, the first was partially inspired by all the time I've spent in the kitchen recently. Both stories were also inspired by the unnecessarily high amount of Fallout 4 I've been playing as well. I hope you enjoyed these and feel free to comment on criticisms or thoughts below!
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I've been asleep for so long.




I cannot tell.

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I sleep. And I dream.

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