We asked you on Facebook to try your hand at creating a line of dialogue to fill in the blank, inspired by Maggie Stiefvater‘s The Scorpio Races, which is chock-full of terse, poignant dialogue. Here are our favorite responses!
We struck out at sunset and had gone a few miles when the acrid smell of blood and fear filled our nostrils. I turned to my traveling companion, but what I saw made my jaw drop. I raised a shaky finger and pointed at him. “______________________”
Lydia Arkady Huth: ”D-David Tennant!” I stuttered.
Karey Kot: ”You have a little something on your cheek” as he raised his hand to wipe his right cheek a small droplet of red fell onto his raised hand. We both looked at each other with widen eyes before looking above.
Sierra Ross: ”You’ve got spinach stuck between your teeth.”