Six Word Short Story

For sale: baby shoes, never used.
-Ernest Hemingway-

The original short short story and the inspiration for this website. In the 1920s, Ernest Hemingway’s colleagues bet him that he couldn’t write a complete story in just six words. They paid up. Hemingway is said to have considered it his best work.

I challenged myself to attempt a six word short story like Hemingway, I wrote the following short story:

Pay cheque arrived today, last one.
-L.J. Lenehan-

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