The Ruler – Gargleblaster Micro stories #244

The evil sorcerer Polinticus growled, “Give me the Ring!”

“Can’t,” shrugged Simon. “My wife is wearing it.”

“You fool! With the Ring she will rule all others.”

“Simon Henry Pritchart,” called Simon’s wife. “Get over here!”

Simon sighed. “So? She already does.”
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About EagleAye

I like looking at the serious subjects in the news and seeking the lighter side of the issue. I love satire and spoofs. I see the ridiculous side of things all the time, and my goal is to share that light-hearted view.
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19 Responses to The Ruler – Gargleblaster Micro stories #244

  1. Uh oh! full name means TROUBLE!

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  2. LOL. The one ring to rule them all. Perfect.

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  3. Lyn says:

    LOL poor evil sorcerer. Simon’s wife looks as though she’d be pretty formidable even without the ring.

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    • EagleAye says:

      You know, I found that picture by accident. I just searched for “impressive ring” expecting only a hand with an audacious ring. I saw this pic and changed my mind. I wanted it for the story. And yeah if the story continued, the sorcerer would’ve been humbled by Simon’s wife. πŸ˜‰ Thanks much, Lyn! πŸ™‚

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  4. Hah. Giving it to his mother would have been hilarious. πŸ™‚

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  5. d3athlily says:

    Hehe I imagine she would have a stronger will over the One Ring then some moldy evil sorcerer anyway. πŸ˜‚

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  6. charlotte833 says:

    The middle name is an excellent touch! I look forward to reading your microstory every week.

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  7. jhiabeys says:

    The photo definitely drives the whole thing home.

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  8. ellenbehm says:

    Oh, the power that women possess!

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  9. luckyjc007 says:

    “Simon sighed. β€œSo? She already does.” ……oops! Too late!!!! 😦

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