I’m also going to mention three others which each delivered a sparely depicted insight into tragedies: David T’ Atlantic Crossing, Bill’s ‘Becalmed and Patricia’s ‘God Speed.
Thank you all - a great and varied week of reading. Look forward to next week’s variations.
Words for next week: ankle fuliginous worry
Entries by midnight (GMT) Thursday January 24th, words and winners posted Friday 25th
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