Weekend Writing Prompt — The Lesser of Two Evils

79C517A7-DDB3-4090-AF33-DA42C9776E68“The hubris of the man is unmatched,” Mark said. “I wish that some Republicans in the Senate would vote to remove him.”

“I think you’re being a bit rash, my friend,” Danny said. “Sure, Trump is a total moron, but if he’s kicked out office, Pence will take his place. You know what will happen then, don’t you?”

“Yeah, guys like us will be sent to gay conversion therapy camps,” Mark said.

“Exactly,” Danny said. “So let’s just finish putting the tinsel on the tree and cherish the excitement and joy of Christmas.”

(94 words)

4B89D220-C6A8-4210-8527-027C49EEFA15 Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where we are challenged to write a poem or piece of prose using the word “hubris” in exactly 94 words. Also for these daily prompts: Daily Addictions (wish), Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (rash), Word of the Day Challenge (tinsel), Your Daily Word Prompt (cherish), The Daily Spur (excitement), and Ragtag Daily Prompt (joy)

9 thoughts on “Weekend Writing Prompt — The Lesser of Two Evils

  1. newepicauthor December 21, 2019 / 3:06 pm

    I went to one of those gay conversion therapy camps and it did not work, I was still straight afterward, except I did start wearing women’s clothing.

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  2. Paula Light December 21, 2019 / 3:15 pm

    I’ve said all along he should just be voted out along with Pence.

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  3. Sadje December 21, 2019 / 6:39 pm

    Between a rock and a hard place!

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  4. Na'ama Yehuda December 22, 2019 / 1:56 pm

    Multitasking, eh? 😉
    And … yeah, sad realities we live …

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    • Fandango December 22, 2019 / 7:13 pm

      Yes they are!


  5. leigha66 December 25, 2019 / 5:09 pm

    The biggest problem I see if Trump is voted out of office is Pence IS a politician and actually would know what he was doing. I think that would be worse that the blind leading the blind.

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