|On to the weekend challenge. The Monkey’s Paw, a short story by W.W. Jacobs, is about the strings that come with granted wishes. We are asking you to write 33 words exactly about three wishes that come at a high price to the wisher.|
First off, who thought of the Monkey Paw skit from “The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror II?”
Anyway, here are 3 wishes that kind of backfire.
Rocket ship filled with celebrities shot into sun – it goes supernova.
Prize winning ‘package’ – no blood flow to brain, you pass out!
Acting/ musical/ reality show fame – suddenly awaken…on a rocket ship?!