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Monday, January 31, 2011

Travel advice for Judy Garland, a Magpie tale


"No, Dorothy, this isn't the yellow-brick road."

"Here, this is the start of it. Follow the yellow part, not the red."
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Posted for Magpie Tales #51.
The first photo was supplied, as a prompt to our imaginations, by Tess of Willow Manor.
Writers are given the opportunity to write a little or a lot, according to the inspiration provided.
I found the second photo in Wikipedia.

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21 comments:

Reflections said...

Oh what a fun take on this one... but of course, the song shall play on in my head all through the night... thanks! smiles...

spacedlaw said...

Do you often wonder what would have happened if Dorothy had taken the NOT yellow road?

Kay L. Davies said...

@ spacedlaw...
actually, I've never wondered that, ever. Weird, because you'd think I would wonder, having a wondering kind of mind.
-- K

Jo said...

What a clever take Kay. Mmm, I would probably taken NOT the yellow road! Ha. Thanks for your loyal visits and comments on my blog, I seem to have Internet today and should actually be preparing lunch for my dh! However I don't want to waste this opportunity of being online! Have a great day and hugs to Lindy. Blessings Jo

Mr Puddy said...

Lucky I'm not Dorothy : ) I go for the normal brick, The second one made me so dizzy. Kay

xxx

anthonynorth said...

You've got me singing along. Nice one.

Cezar and Léia said...

;) You are so creative and I love the brick texture, wonderful shot!
Léia

izzy said...

Great contrast! so encouraging- Thanks.

Kathe W. said...

I thought about the yellow brick road but just could not get it to work- great take...well done!

Jingle Poetry said...

interesting take.

Tess Kincaid said...

Right, the yellow part!

Brigid said...

Great take, I had been thinking yellow brick road as well from Dorothys point of view, lovely photo.

Rek said...

But isn't the road less travelled more fun....enjoyed the conversation.

Kristen Haskell said...

Good advice! What a fun prompt this week.

Rinkly Rimes said...

She could so easily have taken the wrong road; and probably did!

Margaret Bednar said...

Ha! Love this. Broadway has "Wicked" - maybe we need a sequel! ;)

Tumblewords: said...

I get the feeling she'll hang on the red...neat post!

thingy said...

We have this lovely old brick under the asphalt. I like red.

I never know about those yellow roads.

Leo said...

LOL :D Hope Dorothy got the message, Kay :) nice one!

Here is my Magpie

Jingle said...

best regards.
well done.
:)

Bee's Blog said...

I laughed! Thank you