Alternate Histories: 8/17, 5/17 (A Group Effort from Frequency Writers)

This is the last alternate-history collaboration with Frequency Writers. An explanation of how it was made is here; this one had two contributors.

8/17/14

Maybe you can tell me if this is true, what somebody told me. I’m a chef at [RESTAURANT] in Misquamicut and somebody told me that in 20, 25 years, it’s gonna be underwater because of global warming. Is that true? Somebody told me that the property line, the owners own up to 10 feet out in the water because 80, 85 years ago the property line was there and now it’s 10 feet out in the water.

5/17/15

The Amazon River changed from east to west to west to east, because it is the natural order of things. The world did not end and our heads still remain above water.

Here on the bay, he is running the ferry to the floating restaurant. He does this because he likes to meet the people he cooks for. They pay more for the view, and for the memory of Misquamicut, and he wants to make sure they know that it’s worth it. Also, he wants to thank them.

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