There are few embers of hope, being fanned by small amounts of greed, that can’t ultimately be buffeted into larger wafts of heated flames, readied to strike at fortune…
Each week The Sunday Whirl invites writers to write a poem or short prose using some or all of the “Wordle’s” 12 words. This week it is:
Trust Me: This’ll work
The stock’s range is from $8.89 to $11.40.
We’ll buy now at $9.19. That’s close to the low.
And the only place it will go is up.
It will hit the top, rest assured.
And when it does, you will have made a cool 25% on your money.
Yes, and that’s only on an initial unit cost of ten grand.
Hit the key twice, invest twenty grand – and you’ll have made five thousand.
Imagine what you can do with that money.
It’s a sure thing. I’ve been watching it for days.
Imagine if you had more money, you could be living in a castle with rooms to spare.
I’d even give you a match, because you’d have money to burn.
Just in case you have any doubts, I’ve invested a hundred thousand of my own.
So, no need for you to feel threatened. I’m in this with you.
I was a lucky one who bought it at 8.89.
But today’s your lucky day. Let’s make this work for both of us.