Saturday, March 03, 2012

Saturday Centus: Isadora and Xenter Say Goodbyes

For today "Saying goodbye was harder than she thought..." is our Saturday Centus prompt word group.

Here is my story in 107 words as required (could have been less):

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It seemed the week had barely started and now she was to leave. Saying goodbye was harder than she thought...

Isadora's visit with Xentor was a nice respite. But time had gone so fast. If only she could hide away in one of his closets until her ordeal was over.

First, clean her house before the sheriff took it away. Five payments behind and empty cupboards faced her.

On the way to the car, Xentor slipped her a small heavy envelope.

Isadora didn't open it until she was on her way. Voila! Cousin Xentor had saved her day! Inside the envelope were 200 bright fifty dollar bills.


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Photos and Story Copyright
© 2012 Jimmiehov
All Rights Reserved

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°It is Saturday Centus day. Jenny in her blog,
...off my tangent... , has challenged us with writing a 106 word story using these seven words, in order, "Saying goodbye was harder than she thought...".
°That is 100 of our words plus the seven she has required. She did allow less, but I made it to an even 107.

°Jenny also had a picture of a child waving goodbye that we could use or we were allowed to use our own. I opted to use this one of my friend, Juan and his friends. The Ford Model T belongs to Juan. It trolls along at a steady 30 mph on the highways.
°You can find more writers signed up at Jenny's blog, ...off my tangent.... You can also go there to find instructions for writing your own post.

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13 Comments:

At Saturday, March 03, 2012 12:27:00 PM, Blogger Rinkly Rimes said...

If you're going to be evicted you might as well be evicted in style!

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 12:37:00 PM, Blogger Melody said...

Wow! I wish that I had an Uncle Xentor! ;)

Nicely written!
Best wishes,
Melody
MerrieMelody.blogspot.com

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 1:57:00 PM, Blogger Anna said...

Thank you for removing 'word verification'.

Thank you for sharing this fun and well written story!
Best wishes,
Anna
Goodbye Pierre - SCwk 96

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 2:48:00 PM, Blogger Karen S. said...

So cool!...and yes sometimes we just have to say goodbye...but keep them forever in our hearts! ...and photo books!

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 3:04:00 PM, Blogger Bookie said...

Well, she can buy a little time this way!

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 5:05:00 PM, Blogger Sue said...

Hoo-wee! Xentor really came through for her...

=)

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 5:16:00 PM, Blogger anitamombanita said...

Perfect! Love the photos too!

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 5:16:00 PM, Blogger Koby said...

Everybody needs a relative like Uncle Xentorl (what a neat name)... I really liked your story.

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 9:26:00 PM, Blogger Once Upon an Equine said...

Hurray for cousin Xentor! I hope Isadora makes it to the bank, in that lovely old automobile, before they close.

 
At Saturday, March 03, 2012 10:18:00 PM, Blogger Ames said...

Two hundred smackers...that's nice too!~Ames

 
At Sunday, March 04, 2012 6:32:00 AM, Blogger audrey` said...

The Ford Model T looks very grand :)

 
At Sunday, March 04, 2012 11:02:00 PM, Blogger janaki nagaraj said...

That's a wonderful end.

 
At Friday, March 23, 2012 7:14:00 PM, Blogger Jenny said...

Awwww! How wonderful Uncle Xentor came to the rescue!

Love the pictures of the Model T! What a fun way to get evicted!

Or be saved!

My husband has a 1949 Jeepster convertible and it always makes me smile when he takes me for a ride in it!

 

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