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.

More than half a million short stories have been shared here. Read more about six.

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Tired of living with bad saleswoman.

by TheUnknownComic on March 3, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I'm convinced that my oldest daughter received sales training in the 1960's or 70's in a previous life. She doesn't take "no" for an answer, tries to turn objections into opportunities, makes sure the pros outweigh the cons, etc. It gets draining.


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