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The GM and I.

           S:    You know,   I would never do this. 

         GM:  Yes, I know. But, if I don't exert such pressure,  you will never try to better yourself. 
                  The sloth residing within you needs to be thrown out, lest you suffer in its torpidity!

           S:     But, this will require efforts...!

          GM:   Yes,  the kind you seldom put in!

           S:      Ohh! You tormentor! You...!

           GM:   But, it's  for your benefit, sweetie!

          S:   Oh, well, I guess I will do it, but only  for myself. My skills need it, so does my mind.  I don't intend to impress you, or let you indulge in self-pride for getting me to toe the line. 

          GM:  There's my good girl! So proud of you!

         S: Yes, yes, your good girl! Now, stop chuckling, will you?!

*The above dialogue is an imaginary one between  S (me)  and GM  (God Mother - Shailaja), who suggested this prompt of writing a post of 100 words without using the letter 'a'. I  was rather apprehensive as it seemed pretty tough to write without using the most used letter! However, keeping GM in mind and the constant encouragement she provides us at Blog-a-rhythm, I came up with this dialogue! 
Thank you, Shailaja, for this challenge. Was a good one! 


  1. You did it! Bravo to you! I must try this. Loved your idea of a dialogue with the great Godmother herself. Haha! I can relate to the idea of the sloth needing to be thrown out. I wonder if the godmother can help me, too!

    1. Haha!
      It was a tough one, Cathy! But, I managed, with blessings from the God mother! Try it, i am sure you will enjoy it! :))

  2. Aw that's so sweet. We all love the Godma. And you did manage the challenge pretty well.

    1. Thanks Tulika! I managed, somehow..:))

  3. Ha...Ha...Ha...... Godma inspires all !!!


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