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Wordle #802 (August 30, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) She was an unusually SHORT WOMAN, who worked exclusively with sterling silver ALLOY and semi-precious stones. Her jewelry reflected the avant-garde jazz she played on her old-school AUDIO system while she worked in her studio. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) I TRIED to like DISCO music but the AUDIO just kept grating on my ears.

Wordle #801 (August 29, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) The FLOAT was exuberantly decorated. They had decided not to SHARE that they had made a BREAK with tradition and put a friendly WAGER with their friends on who would have the best float. The PAPER streamers looked like ribbons and fit well with the little CAPER they had choreographed to go along with their theme. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) Down the RIVER there is a LONER who likes to hide in the forest with a TASER.  He leaves a WAFER on the path where he knows a PACER for the cross-country race will be coming.  I’m not sure what he plans to do but this does not sound like a harmless CAPER. 

Wordle #800 (August 28, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) Sitting by the WATER with the gentle breeze on her skin, she could WRITE for hours. Bliss. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) At the fair he FLIES a banner with the PRICE of his services offered for the TRIBE of artists who WRITE and collaborate with him in the collective.  

Wordle #799 (August 27, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) She had to SMILE, watching as he slowly descended the SLOPE, careful to WEAVE around the others, leaving a wide berth. A look of both joy and PEACE overtook his whole body when he arrived at the bottom of the hill. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) Like an ancient ritual they were PRONE to sit on the beach around a fire and watch the PLUME of smoke rise into the night sky. It was extra special when done during the new PHASE of the moon and brought them incredible enjoyment and PEACE.

Wordle #798 (August 26, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) In SPITE of his struggle to accept it, his heart always seemed to win-out over his BRAIN, and he found himself once again singing in the CHOIR for yet another season. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) t’s a slippery SLOPE for the ambitious divas whose voices should DROWN in the middle of a CHOIR but who always want to stand out anyway they can.

Wordle #797 (Augsut 25, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) He had to GLOAT when he guessed the depth that showed up the SONAR showed off the OCEAN floor, before it finished calculating.  Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) They decided to DANCE under the PECAN tree in the CLEAN fresh air not far from the OCEAN.  

Wordle #796 (August 24, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) He held his SPEAR tightly, guarding the COURT. The last time this so-called ROBIN Hood had appeared he found him WORMY, able to wriggle out of anything, and incredibly WORDY, truly tiresome, as he did it.  Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) He turned over every STONE that he COULD in the WOODY forest, looking for the elusive and annoyingly WORDY cricket.

Wordle #795 (August 23, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) They marvelled at the almost perfect PLEAT in the large rock at SHORE. It seemed almost supernatural, in its precision and placement, in a protected area where the ocean water was BRINE-like it was so salty. They continued their evening walk, talking softly. Where the beach seemed to MERGE with the dunes a small camp fire was surrounded by a small but enthusiastic group singing with VERVE and joy.  Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) The air was STALE on the DRIVE up to see the new REEVE of the township.  They had summoned up the NERVE to talk to him about a new proposal that they thought would bring some VERVE and excitement to the area.  

Wordle #794 (August 22, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) The massive CRATE was surprisingly light, being filled to the brim with every SPICE imaginable. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) He liked to use a CEDAR plank to BBQ big salmon fillets which he would then SLICE and then gently SPICE with salt and pepper.  

Wordle #793 (August 21, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) The cacophonous BLEAT from the goat was shocking! They had never ever seen one on a BEACH. Where had it come from? Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) They had let the house SLIDE so that they could TWEAK their lives in favor of the cottage.  It has been a real sweet PEACH of a purchase but was really beyond their REACH.  However the beautiful BEACH made up for any misgivings.  

Wordle #792 (August 20, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) It was his honour to SHARE with his partner and best friend in being BLEST at the beginning of their epic QUEST. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) The patron SAINT of the town had a family CREST at the entrance to the church.  It was BLEST by every GUEST that made that church a pilgrim QUEST.

Wordle #791 (August 19, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) The FORUM was packed! It was a SHAME that on this BALMY day, my MAMMA wasn’t able to join us. She would have loved the performances with the dormant volcano in the background, the MAGMA frozen in time. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) He had to SMILE at the ant hill MOUND in his backyard. His MAMMA was upset about all the ants in the house.  But he had a plan. He poured scalding hot water over the mound and pretended it was a volcano that was erupting with MAGMA.

Wordle #790 (August 18, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) Her SPINE had a slight curve to the right causing her to have to CHEAT a bit to the left, and while not EXACT, the audience perceived her to be standing straight, nevertheless. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) The sun would SHINE through my window just as I was in the middle of a fabulous DREAM, at practically the EXACT same time every morning.  

Wordle #789 (August 17, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) The garlic SCAPE was so tall it reach up past her WAIST! She had wondered when she first planted it if something was AMISS! Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) The BOARD explored every FACET of their current operations to see if they could ALIGN with a more forward-thinking approach and alleviate any concerns of those who thought they were going AMISS.  

Wordle #788 (August 16, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) They had to CRANE their necks and stand on their tip toes to successfully SCOUR and SCRUB every centimetre of the kitchen until it shone.  Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) He would SHINE with warm nostalgia every time he told us the STORY of how he used to SCRUB floors to make a few bucks so he could take our mother out for a soda.  

Wordle #787 (August 15, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) “The PIANO sounds like a carnival and the microphone smells like a beer…”. He always imagined people standing around the piano,  beer in a  STEIN, he took the lyrics to INFER a rag-tag party surrounding the player. He tapped along to the beat on the steering wheel with his  INDEX finger, and sang the rest of the song at the top of his voice. #BillyJoel #Memories Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) They had to TREAD through the DENSE forest under UNDUE conditions of heat and humidity in their attempt to ENDOW the world with a better INDEX of disappearing species.  

Wordle #786 (August 14, 2023)

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Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) He hated to WASTE even a SHARD of pottery or glass, carefully saving them for the Gaudí-inspired art project he was forever insisting he’d start. It was like a tasty SNACK for his imagination to day-dream about it. He did wonder, on occasion, if he was going a bit SNAKY with all of his so-called planning.  Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) He ran out to the middle of the FIELD to SHOUT to his partner, (who was no bright SPARK), to hurry up and get in the house because the place was getting very SNAKY. 

Wordle #785 (August 13, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) I ADORE that the TRAIN from Toronto  allows me to send my son home early, so that I can extend my visiting, in-spite of his feigning WRATH that he wasn’t getting door-to-door service!   Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) To CLEAR the DRAIN  I had to use a wire brush with a BRASS handle.  A GRAFT from one of the nearby vines had found its way into the drain and clogged it up almost completely.  I had to control my WRATH because I had told the groundskeeper to clear away the vines ages ago.   Is your story from experience?

Wordle #784 (August 12, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) He was happy to SHARE his opinion with any and all, he knew he had the CLOUT to sway a decision in his favour, so when  things began to get MUCKY he was QUICK to jump in and redirect to where he wanted it to go.   Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) You have to SLICE the meat really thinly or really thickly depending on WHICH cut of meat you are using.  That is the TRICK and a QUICK shortcut to impressing the deli boss!

Wordle #783 (August 11, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) She took a little DRINK of the concoction from the SPOUT of the mixing cup. It was sweet, but not unpleasant. It looked a bit FOAMY, which, since she’d  never made JELLO before, she wasn’t sure was normal. She quickly transferred it into the bowl and put it in the fridge when mom yelled “HELLO” as she arrived home. She wanted it to be a surprise that she'd made dessert. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) The bicycle THIEF was a real PEACH of a guy. He even waved HELLO to the security cameras as he cut through the chain that had pointlessly locked my son’s bike to the street sign.  

Wordle #782 (August 10, 2023)

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  Albert’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Stephanie, using Albert’s words) The pay GRADE was not what he anticipated for a CHIEF Operating Officer position, but since he’d SPENT the last two years feeling EMPTY in his competitive, high profile job, he decided to take it, in the hopes that working for non-profit would make a difference. Stephanie’s Words Micro Tale (Written by Albert, using Stephanie’s words) At first, he took her criticisms seriously but with a small GRAIN of salt. But when she started to SHOUT about how pathetic he looked in his TWEED jacket he began to feel that her PETTY objections to his wardrobe were EMPTY of any substance or significance for him and he ignored her comments from then on.