Strange Journey, a Five Card Story

Five Card Story: Strange Journey

a ds106 story created by MeganMc

flickr photo by cogdogblog

flickr photo by paulhami

flickr photo by paulhami

flickr photo by nessman

flickr photo by paulhami

The journey was a long one, and we had had very little direction except to “keep straight.” We continued forth until we reached a turn in the road. Angered that we could not continue forward on our journey we took it out on the sign before continuing on our way. We needed a spot to rest for the night and we happened upon a bizarre looking building in the middle of no where, it had been abandoned for quite awhile but it would do. The next day we continued on, until our car broke down a small town. It turned out for the best though. We managed to get our clothing mended by a happy tailor and into Jesus Jim Groom who bequeathed upon us a holy hand grenade in the shape of a heart. We thanked him and told him of our car troubles. He did not own a car but did lend us his tractor so that we could continue on our way.

8 Comments so far

  1.   Alan Levine on February 8th, 2011

    Fantastic, and nice to see the story lifted nicely to your blog.

    Groom Saves! You have to trust a holy hand grenade, unless you are a rabbit.

  2.   leelzebub on February 8th, 2011

    Haha, I love the story. Great choice of pictures!

  3.   Cali4beach on February 8th, 2011

    “and into Jesus Jim Groom who bequeathed upon us a holy hand grenade in the shape of a heart.”

    do you mean “ran into Jesus Jim Groom”?

    Haha funny! I need to know more!

  4.   MeganMc on February 8th, 2011

    Perhaps… I was retweaking it while writing it and thus left out a word (or many).

  5.   MeganMc on February 8th, 2011

    Thanks! I was worried about using too many of Paulhami’s pictures but his were too good to pass up.

  6.   Stephanie on February 8th, 2011

    were you in the south when they made you turn right? watch what you’ve written on the side of your car! 😉

  7.   MeganMc on February 8th, 2011

    Hahaha yeah Top Gear reference 😀

  8.   Charlotte on February 9th, 2011

    You should be nicer to the sign…what did it ever do to you (haha)…nice story

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