Well the heading was tell a story in six words.
By definition a story is a tale and should not be confused with quotes, or slogans, or advice or repetition of the same word, or ................
I am glad to say that only just a few people actually managed to fulfill the aim of the post, which was to tel a story in six words. Those few caught the spirit that Ernest Hemingway had intended with his story. I guess that makes the difference between his writing skills and the rest.
On to the next