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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Muahaha. Another one bites the dust.

by ErikaStellar on July 11, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Inspired by EWG18's memoir about thinking in six word soundbites. This is how I imagine Larry laughing wickedly as another person falls victim to the SMITH. He may even be petting a cat at the same time.


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