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Testament (Imagery WS)

Even the strongest rock will one day crumble and turn to dust as a testament to this world's mortality.

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I want the raw truth, feel free to knock me on my back
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slightly long for a one liner.
Could you think of possibly editing slightly, to perhaps describe the rock more specifically and cut it down a bit?
Just my thoughts, a very haunting piece.

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the first line is more than enough to show the image.


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Please trim this down to a single line. The imagery is clear but at this point we're limiting ourselves to a single line. thanks..........stan

not sure how to trim further. Should I change the title instead?


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I like this a lot. Try making the entire line present tense instead of future, you'll find you can cut down on words that way, and make the meaning even stronger.

Respectfully, Race

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I would leave the title as is. And yes this is trimmed enough.Liked the way the dust reflects mortality....stan

I think I'll keep it as it is.


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