Jarring, Visceral, and Heartbreaking Re-Post!

Eze Onukwube
Sep 18 · 1 min read

20 Six-Word Stories That Are Absolutely Heart-Breaking

I found this on Pinterest and here and felt I should share it

  1. “The smallest coffins are the heaviest.”
  2. “Brought roses home. Keys don’t fit.”
  3. “I met my soulmate. She didn’t.”
  4. “Goodbye mission control. Thanks for trying.”
  5. “Voyager still transmitted, but Earth didn’t.”
  6. “One bullet is a lifetime supply.”
  7. “Mom taught me how to shave.”
  8. “Introduced myself to mother again today.”
  9. “I just saw my reflection blink.”
  10. “Strangers. Friends. Best Friends. Lovers. Strangers.”
  11. “An only son, a folded flag.”
  12. “Passengers, this isn’t your captain speaking.”
  13. “‘Just Married!’ Read the shattered windshield.”
  14. “Siri, delete Mom from my contacts.”
  15. “Jumped. Then changed my mind.”
  16. “He hit send, then a tree.”
  17. “Every seen chalk outlines that small?”
  18. “Dad left; a flag came back.”
  19. “What’s your return policy on rings?”
  20. “It’s our fiftieth, table for one.”

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Eze Onukwube

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Eze is a writer, software engineer and life enthusiast. Follow me on Twitter: @EzeOnukwube

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