Friday, May 11, 2007

Winner of the Shortest Essay competition

I'll leave you with this for the weekend. Have a wonderful weekend, y'all!

This is a story of a 16-year-old boy from New Hampshire who won the World's shortest essay competition.

He was awarded a scholarship at the University of Harvard for his imagination and humour ....Here's an example of absolute brilliance....

Shortest Essay:
An English university creative writing class was asked to write a concise essay containing the following elements:

1) Religion 2) Royalty 3) Sex 4) Mystery

The prize-winner wrote:

"My God," said the Queen, "I'm pregnant. I wonder who the father is."


  1. LOL! Excellent!! Where you go dig up all these gems ah?!! AH? Happy Weekend to you! HUGS

  2. After the fiasco of her recent visit to the USA, I think can be pretty sure it isn't George W. :D

  3. haha thats too funny!

  4. LB, psst... my friends all own gem-mines. lol Glad you enjoyed it.

    PandaB, wicked! lol!

    Sulee, it is, isn't it?

  5. Anonymous1:23 PM

    an apocryphal story.

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