When drunken uncles prophesize

about the end of the world….

“there will be a rainbow across the sky…

with a stripe of black!

and all the trees will line up…

single file!”

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Somethings you hear in life are so absurd they stick with you… I’ll never forget this conversation and the wild hand gestures that went with it!

~Melanie

22 Comments

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22 responses to “When drunken uncles prophesize

  1. This defenatly sounds like something unforgetable! Thank you for sharing the memory! ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. I love absurdity, nothing makes me laugh harder =)

  3. very cute – I particularly like the picture:)

  4. And the sky will be hung with cobwebs…

  5. Your uncles sound very interesting. Creativity runs wild in your family. ๐Ÿ™‚

  6. This is great and the picture is perfect. The first two lines are perfect…no one can pass them by…you absolutely MUST keep reading.

  7. You laugh at it now, but you’ll know we’re really in trouble when the trees uproot themselves to get in line under the black-striped rainbow. All hail the drunken prophet!

  8. now when this happens you’ll laugh……..Ha!

  9. omtatjuan

    Why is it always the drunken uncle. We me it’s the born again coworker, “Juan, The end is near!” I swear I tell him, “You guys want the end to come.”

  10. That’s just plain cool. ๐Ÿ™‚

  11. I love this one! This is great

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