Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Challenge #19

The Scene:

A ship in the Caribbean headed for some location. A person stands at the railing staring at the horizon. Their thoughts are in turmoil as they clutch the rail, white knuckled. The sound of a horn startles them. Running feet approach.

The Rules:
 1. Who are they? What is going on? Why are they where they are?

2. You must use 3rd person POV.

3. You can introduce as many characters as you like.

There must be money in the scene, either mentioned or in fact.

5. You must use the phrase: "It is all for nothing!"

Attempt 1000 words!

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