This is amazing:

It is said that the shortest story ever told was written by the then young Ernest Hemingway, who said he could write a complete story in only six words!

His colleagues disagreed, and each bet 10$ against the claim.

Hemingway wrote down the words on a napkin

and passed it around.

Everyone agreed that he won the bet.

Here is the shortest story ever told:


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