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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Vet made house call. Goodbye Goliath.

by oopsalittle on July 7, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Spent the day at my daughter's house helping look after my granddaughter. Their elderly dog has been v sick for quite some time and they had to make that terrible decision. The vet came to the house so that Goliath could stay in the comfort of his own home surrounded by loved ones until he fell asleep.


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