In Other Words — Pink Flamingos

17194ABB-B12F-4867-9BDB-8E7886DC5B0AShe said, “Let’s go to the movies and see ‘Pink Flamingos’ at the local art house theater.”

“If we want to see a pink flamingo, wouldn’t we be better off going to the zoo?” I asked.

“Oh no, ‘Pink Flamingos’ is a campy movie that was directed by John Waters and starred Divine,” she said. “I’m sure you’ll love it.”

It was awful; the worst movie I ever saw and I hated it.11F3AD74-5F5A-4FBA-9349-B55819D5E5C7


In other wordsWritten for the In Other Words prompt from Patricia’s Place. The challenge this week is to write a story or poem of five lines or fewer using the picture above and/or the word “flamingo.” Top photo credit: Len from Pexels.

4 thoughts on “In Other Words — Pink Flamingos

    • Fandango May 15, 2019 / 2:40 pm

      I am sure there are. Someone a few blocks from where I live painted two large pink flamingos on the side of their house and “planted” half a dozen in their front garden.

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  1. rugby843 May 16, 2019 / 8:30 am

    I do like John Waters movies. It was a thing a few years ago to fill a person’s front yard with them as a prank. I love this type of harmless fun.

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