Challenge: Write a story between 20 and 40 words long in which the story's first word is exactly the same as its last word. Furthermore, that particular word cannot be used anywhere else in the story.
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Stories have a beginning, middle, and end. The beginning should be five percent of the length, the middle should be eighty-five percent, and the ending should be ten percent. For forty words, that’s two, thirty-four, and four words for stories.