Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Elizabeth Bennet, Where Are You?

Today’s prompt: He was excited to find 150 new emails

        Jared would never have registered on, but his friend, Dixon, had challenged him. They were both engineering students at the University of Utah, surviving on ramen soup. Dixon had bet Jared a steak dinner he couldn’t find a date for the homecoming game—a girl willing to pay for her ticket. The game was only three days away, and Jared had bared his soul online:
        I’m Jared Saxton. Twenty-two years old. Five foot ten, one hundred seventy-two pounds. I read Jane Austen, and I’m searching for Elizabeth Bennet.
        He was excited to find 150 new emails in his mailbox.

Let’s see what the others wrote with this prompt:

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