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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"He's probably kicking himself right now."

by Hannahmo on January 25, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I've slowly been getting over my ex and I was venting to my mom about how much I hate seeing him in school because all he does is ignore me. She said, "Honey, he's probably kicking himself right now because he knows how much he fucked up." Best thing she's said to me in awhile.


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