Weekend Writing Prompt — The Vote

“The difference in the vote count was marginal. There’ll have to be a runoff election, Senator,” the aide said.

“May the best man win,” the candidate said.

“Or the best woman.”

(31 words)

Written for Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt, where the word is “marginal.”

5 thoughts on “Weekend Writing Prompt — The Vote

  1. tuckle January 2, 2021 / 10:01 pm


    “Electoral college sucks”
    We say this every four years and then we stop thinking about it.
    You have lived through a pandemic. You can change the voting system in the US

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