Good job AJ! It is a very difficult word to weave a story out of, but yet again you managed it and managed it excellently. Poor Geoffrey is in his little bubble thinking he’s pleasing the populous but everyone just thinks he’s irrelevant, but entertaining. All Hail High Citizen Geoffrey! I’d far rather have someone irrelevant than someone dangerous LOL
The word for today’s story has been provided by the ever-helpful Kate. Actually, Kate has suggested a number of excellent prompts for this challenge and this will be the first in a sequence of them. The word Kate provided is “BOMBASTIC”, and I’ll admit to being surprised and slightly disappointed to learn that it doesn’t mean “crazy”, “lively” or “wild” as I initially thought. Curse you, Mr Bean, for misleading me!
Anyway, it’s still an interesting word and I rather enjoyed the character which came to life upon my re-education. I hope you all do, too.
By Adam Dixon
“…and I put it to you, dearest members of the public, that none of my esteemed peers would perform quite so well as I have!” The newly-crowned King Geoffrey asserted, brandishing the sleeves of his voluminous golden robe with gleeful vigour.
“Nay, but ‘tis true!” he continued, grinning from…
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