Today, she's asking that we use no more than fifty (50) words to craft a story from her prompt (appearing below, in bold).
Measure Twice, Cut Once
Abraham Lincoln was a lot shorter than I thought he would be.
I worked for two days straight, wanting it to be perfect. The scent of tung oil hung in the air. I adjusted the satin over the padding, and nailed the strip into place over the edge of the fabric.
I hope his body doesn't rattle around much in this casket.
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