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Short Story with random words and animal(s)

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The task is to create a short story or poem using 10 random words. Go to random word generator and change it to generate ten words then select "Generate Random Words". From there, choose an animal and find a way to add that animal along with your ten random words into your short story. Your story can be about anything so feel free to get creative.

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