Fill In The Blanks

1. Country: _________
2. Type of female relative: _________
3. First name: _________
4. Type of lodging: _________
5. Type of relative: _________
6. Type of animal: _________
7. Object: _________
8. First name: _________
9. Object: _________
10. First name: _________
11. Object: _________
12. Verb in present progressive tense: _________ing

Recently, I went on vacation in (1) _________. I wanted to go alone, but my (2) _________ insisted that I be accompanied. In the end, we were seven. The first to join me was (3) _________. They spent everyday at the (4) _________’s bar. My (5) _________, on the other hand, stayed in their room the whole time. They are terrified of wild (6) _________. My (2) _________, who didn’t want to leave me alone, joined us as well. She made sure not to forget her travel size (7) _________. It didn’t fit in her suitcase, so we had to pay extra. The fourth person to join me is (8) _________. (8) _________ didn’t really want to come, but I bribed them with a (9) _________. They accepted with difficult; however, they really wanted to bring their partner, (10) _________, who had never travelled before. They both got drunk in the plane, making me carry their (11) _________ around. Finally, my little sister joined us. She, spent everyday embracing the local culture by (12) _________.


Noemi Blom
Staff Writer

Originally published in Bandersnatch Vol. 47 Issue 11 on March 28, 2018