Monday, 22 November 2010

Microfiction Monday #58 & #12

It's Microfiction Monday again:


And here's my attempt:

He had been hunted for sport. Even in death he was mocked by sport. Whoever won, he still lost.

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And here's the twelfth picture:


And my response:

Putting the wolf encounter behind her, she decided not to don the hood anymore. She still wore red though, some things were sacred.

14 comments:

Pat said...

You are so good at this, Dave. I laughed at both of these. Poor loser deer and spunky Little Red all grown up.

SouthLakesMom said...

Yes, but he does have a rather chins-up look though. Making the best of a terrible situation? He must be British, I think! If he was one of us Americans he'd be phoning his lawyer (says a lawyer). Smiles.

faith said...

"Mocked by sport" - ha! Nice take.

Dominic de Mattos said...

Nice one Dave ... your thoughts travelled the same road as mine!

I think SouthLakesMom is right you know.

:Dom

Sylvia K said...

Great ones, Dave! Love them both! The "mocked by sport"! How true!! Ha! And Lil Red Riding Hood is looking pretty cool these days! Hope your week goes well!

Sylvia

Rinkly Rimes said...

A very telling comment made in comedy and jest.

Dianne said...

I love the 'mocked by sport' idea
wonderful take on the photo

Scott said...

no matter the sport, he lost, sad day for the deer!

Diane said...

Both are excellent. They both have strong emotions behind them. :O)

Susan Fobes said...

I like this one-you made a statement with very few words.

septembermom said...

Both are very good. It's a sad fate for too many deer.

erik said...

It beats being eaten by wolves.

Kay L. Davies said...

I'm very late in commenting, but I'm glad I went back. I love your take on the deer, Dave. "Whoever won, he lost" is just great.
-- K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

Dave said...

I forgot until afterwards that 'Whoever wins, we lose' was the tagline for Alien Versus Predator, so I can't claim it as my own.

Thanks for reading.