Bottles of Water

#219: Write an opening using, “I’m in a half-full bottle of water.”

“I’m in a half-full bottle of water right now. That’s how I feel, like I’m just waiting to get swallowed up by that idiot sitting in her office painting her fingernails or whatever it is dummies like her do. I can’t believe she got this job. Our government must have really low standards.” Jonathan was on a roll tonight. Their contact at the agency informed him that he was being investigated for his actions during a mission she sent him on.

Judian cared as much as she could, but there wasn’t anything she could do to help him. The best she could do was make sure this mission went off without any problems.  She eyed their target through the binoculars. When she was ready, she turned to Jonathan. “Do you see him? Are you ready?”

**Exercise from 500 5-Minute Writing Exercises. Get the whole book here.**


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