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Sunday 160: The Hermit

He says he's praying for universal love and happiness; the salvation of the world. He spends his days in contemplation of peace. Why, then, is he such a grouch?

This was inspired by Days 44-45 of my fiction blog, Diana's Diary.

Monkey Man hosts the Sunday 160. Write something in 160 characters or less!


MorningAJ said...

Maybe we need conflict to appreciate the good times. Great 160.

I'm up here

October 16, 2011 at 2:47 AM
Amropali said...
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Amropali said...

Maybe because he doesn't see his prayers being answered and even a hermit is, after all human, and cannot escape impatience and disappointment.

October 16, 2011 at 5:05 AM
Anonymous said...

Without having read any other of your works, this still presents a nice little cameo of an image of a person.Good 160.

October 16, 2011 at 5:43 AM
Brian Miller said...

because too much contemplation without application leads to stagnation....

October 16, 2011 at 10:03 AM
Alice Audrey said...

Who is "he"? Now I have to go hunt him down.

October 16, 2011 at 10:38 AM
Katherine Krige said...

It's a lot of work to make the world a better place. I guess he saves the smiles for the bigger picture!

October 16, 2011 at 10:11 PM
Monkey Man said...

Thanks for the chuckle and thanks for playing along with the Sunday 160.

October 18, 2011 at 11:33 AM

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