Writing contest 42: use a form of the word common in a sentence

DEADLINE:    June 24

SENTENCE WRITING CONTEST: Every Monday a new, interesting vocabulary word will be posted here, as well as a sentence using that word.

Your job is to create and post a new, better sentence in the comment box, using the same word. Yes, you may change the form of the word. Yes, I’ll be the judge. Yes, I am a subjective judge  ( I like clever or funny, I hate bigotry).

The winning sentence will be announced here the following Monda

THIS WEEK’S WORD: ~  common  ~  

 Sentence to beat: She stood in the commons, jostled by the hubbub of the worldly and the ignorant, the slovenly and the pure, the achingly wretched and the innocent.
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4 responses to “Writing contest 42: use a form of the word common in a sentence

  1. There is nothing common about my wacky, book-lovin’, toe-tappin’, dog-chasin’, word-spoutin’, wrestle-with-daddy-lovin’ family.

  2. Michael Rigg

    Sadly, the only thing they had in common at this point in their marriage was the judge assigned to preside over their divorce proceedings.

  3. In all your meanderings, in all your dull and tired philosophies…your sad desire to find truth in artifice; in your sins and longings, and in your daily musings, in everything you hold as unique and valuable and rare as gold… I see nothing but common lead.

  4. Newbalicious

    There is a commonly held belief, that people who think uncommonly, cannot contribute to the common good.