Inside my Dryer

Inside my dryer
A mystic portal exists
Where socks go to die.

I put the socks in
But they always come back out
Minus their match’d pair.

On the other side
A gnarled beast licks his coarse lips.
“Socks for lunch again??!!”

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    You are SO GOOD AT THESE!!!! I find it highly ironic that I JUST finished folding the laundry… and yep. You guessed it. I have a gnarled beast in my dryer like YOU. Apparently it’s what’s for dinner too. 🙂

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    I love the playful tone!

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    hehehe What a great, fun read! Too many socks lost to dryers. Now I’ll be calling it the dryer monster instead. 🙂

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    Only a “gnarled beast” could be so cruel to matched pairs. And in meter. Nicely done.

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    We have a huge basket on top of our dryer filled to the brim with one sock. Now I know where to look for the match! Fun post for your prompt!

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    So clever! Love this! I’ve always wondered where those socks go.

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    That’s really the only explanation for it. Forget the kids socks, which disappear in droves – by ones. It’s my favorite smartwool sock. Still missing after all these years.

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    Haha..!! That was pretty much fun to read 🙂


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