Mountains
Shirley Jimenez
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“What is a Sherpa seeking their sanity, Alex?”

“Correct.”

“I’ll take pass times of the immune for $1,000 Alex.”

“You’ve hit the ‘Daily Double’.”

Abrupt and redundant applause.

“Everything I’ve got, let’s do it Alex.”

Roaring approval from the audience. Alex raises a skeptical eyebrow.

“This produced delightful visions and physical sensations tinged with a dash of whimsy.”

“What is shirley jimenez ‘s poem inspired by the ‘Mountains’ prompt, Alex?”

“Correct!”

No matter what is transpiring, it is still fun to have fun.