Write a dialogue that includes an example of verbal irony.
Verbal irony is when someone says the opposite of what they mean, often with the intention of being humorous or sarcastic. For example, "Great, just what I needed, another headache."
“Ah,” She sighed, rubbing her forehead as she opened the door. “Another day, another pile of dead bodies for me to clean up. I mean, at this age, he should at least know to clean up his own messes!” The girl scoffed, rolling up her sleeves. “I’m sure this’ll be fun.”...
No you,, you can’t keep all what’s yours but then try to take mine.
No, you can’t tell me what I’m thinking as if I don’t know my own self.
No, you can’t pick, and choose the certain parts of me you feel fits best in place.
Loving all of me is something you won’t get any short cuts with.
but Oh, why of course I’ll help you understand what you can, and learn what you seek.,
But, my weeping soul is...
Amelia: “You look ravishing today Sarah, is that a new … hat?”
Sarah: “It most certainly is Amelia, thank you kindly for noticing.”
Amelia: “You’re welcome it just looks so … good.”
Sarah: “Do you like it that much? You can have it.”
Amelia: “Oh, I couldn’t possibly.”
Sarah: “I absolutely insist.”
Amelia: “No really it’s too much.”
Sarah: “No it’s fine, here you go.”
Becky realized that Fall was coming. She felt the familiar sensation lurching up her spine. Target was calling.
I need another candle like I need a swift kick in the pants she thought.
But it was too late..she slipped on her UGG chuckas, grabbed her pom pom fuzzy keychain and headed out her front door into the brisk October air.
Pumpkin Spice season was upon her and the annual home décor refresh...
Oh great. Yet another fucking bullet wound. You know being chased around the town I grew up in isn’t nice and easy. Especially when i’m constantly being shot like this. What do they think? that it doesn’t hurt? I mean yeah sure I can heal in an instant but come on it passed right through my stomach! I won’t be able to patch this up myself.
“Do you need help? I can clean your wound” my brother says...
It starts with your Laugh
Your joy causing tears to fall
My hand placed on your cheek to catch its descent.
I’d lean in for a kiss,
Your Eyes gleam from the hint ,
You’d naught ever resist.
So begins our song.
The Melody of our bodies syncing as we love to its tune.
Ordained by orchestra, we follow its lead.
Fingers intwined, our breathes begin their solo
I need no...
I curse under my breath as the beads I’m holding fly across the table. The thread holding them together has snapped.
“Excellent, that’s exactly what I needed to happen while I’ve got three orders due and finals to study for.”
I sigh, not bothering to try to pick up the super small seed beads. The project was going beautifully before this, too. It was an intricate design of pink, bronze, an...
It’s her fourth night in a row closing the bar and Dani is exhausted. By the time she gets home, she’s lucky to get five hours sleep before starting all over again. And that’s provided her reveller roommate doesn’t make the sound of a small tornado coming home from a night out. Same shit, different day. Between training for her swim team, classes, assignments, and working to pay tuition fees, rent...
The beautiful dress, lay await in the store, for only me
Just how lovely, that one would defiantly look, on thee
No one else, will have the chance, to be the only one
I will race right down, to the place, it will be so fun
I’m acting, just like Cinderella, on her very special night
I positively know, it will fit perfect, and I will look so right
So here I am waiting, at the now closed, empty ...
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