A Six-Word Memoir® is the story of your life—some part of it or all of it—told in exactly six words.

In classrooms and boardrooms, churches and synagogues, veteran's groups and across the dinner table, Six-Word Memoirs have become a powerful tool to catalyze conversation, spark imagination or simply break the ice.

Here on Six Words, we offer a simple platform to share the short, sharp story of your life, as well as provide daily prompts to share your six-word takes on the topics of our times.

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The Macy's outfit made no difference.

by H2point0 on November 3, 2012   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

It was just an outfit and didn't equal love and even though I remember exactly what it looked like and how it felt to ride over potholes wearing expensive clothes, I didn't even keep the Macy's bag after all and I certainly don't have it now!


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