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QUIZ: What Six-Word Story Sums Up Your Life?

As a society, we have been obsessed with six-word stories ever since Ernest Hemingway (allegedly) gifted us with the eternal bummer “For sale: baby shoes, never worn.”

There are some good six-word stories out there. “Strangers. Friends. Best friends. Lovers. Strangers,” for instance, or “Last man alive heard a knock.” So which six-word story sums up your life?

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