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Saturday, April 21, 2012

S: Saturday's Silly Story

S is for Saturday's Silly Story, also known as Pass the Paper!

It's the third Saturday and you know what that means! It's time to play Pass the Paper! Last month, we started with The Picnic Party. Since it's not finished, I encourage you to go there now and add a comment to help move the story along.

Holly was so excited to have graduated 2nd grade, but she was even more excited about summer. She LOVED summer picnics, but she HATED thunderstorms. Her favorite picnic meal was an egg-salad sandwich, a giant sweet pickle and watermelon. She and her friends spent several days planning...

their sumptuous feast out by the pagoda next to River Rune. This was their third year of this tradition and not once did they ever notice ...

the lodge of the mutant killer beavers in the middle of the river. It looked like a regular beaver lodge, but as they sat looking at the river, one of the beavers came ashore. That's when they saw ...

the giant snowman. That didn't make sense since it was warm enough to melt ice cream before you could finish your cone. The beaver quickly ran into his secret...

...the most wonderful birthday picnic of her life. As they gathered the basket with the sandwiches, fruit and cold beverages and began their walk into the forest,an unexpected guest arrived...

"A snowman for my birthday! Wow! Thanks, guys!" Holly felt like a beaver was following her. Her friends suddenly saw THREE beavers right behind her. "Aaack!!!" she yelled. 

Debra grabbed the picnic blanket and...

So far, that's all we have. Want to add to it? Just go to the original post and leave a comment there! Thanks for playing!

1 comment:

  1. What a great idea. Mutant beavers don't have nearly enough stories written about them.

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