Friday, October 20, 2006

Friday Five--Word Association

Below you will find five words. Tell us the first thing you think of on reading each one. Your response might be simply another word, or it might be a sentence, a poem or a story.

  • whirlwind -- Dust Devil, Taz, Tornado
  • foundation -- Basement
  • lightning -- fast. Frankenstein
  • den -- computer room
  • prey -- an old editorial cartoon of Ayatollah Khomeini saying "Let Us Prey" with folded hands with arms and legs sticking out from between the fingers and blood dripping....

(Yes, they're all from Job 38.) -- and my answers are most decidedly NOT


  1. great answers though! The catroon sounds gruesome!!!

  2. What a creepy cartoon!

  3. Yeah, it came out around the time of the Islamic Revolution and the Iran-Iraq war.