The 100 word challenge for grown ups, Week 17.

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Prompt –

Remember Remember the fifth of November

Gunpowder, treason and plot.

I see no reason why gunpowder, treason

Should ever be forgot…

The challenge this week is to write something with the same rhythm using only 21 words that include ‘ …in winter we shiver…‘ Easy! (I think not!!!)

I got bogged down with rhythm and syllables . . Ok here goes . . .

Title – In winter

Consider, consider the snow in the winter

Temperatures plummet and fall.

In winter we shiver and start to quiver

Needing bonnets and all . . .