4.02.2015

#AtoZChallenge - Blue Bottle

Wow! Y'all were all about the Blue Bottle! Which I'm actually pretty excited about because you unlocked an Easter Egg - a little extra tidbit about Blue Bottle, which I've left you at the end of the post. Let's find out about that bottle...

B:
Amy picked up the blue bottle on the table, ignoring its scrappier counterparts. Swirls of lighter color and the slight uneven curve at the bottle's neck gave it a handmade quality. Several loops of dark ribbon, adorned with buttons and other bobs, circled the neck in a manner not unlike a necklace. When Amy looked at a lantern through the bottle, she could see that it contained a viscous gas which seemed to glitter a bit as it oozed about the container. The cork stopper glittered a bit as well. Amy found herself at once both curious and uncertain about the possibility of pulling the cork.

What should she do?
Pull the Cork to examine its Contents?
or Continue examining other Curiosities?

Vote with your comments below, and I'll use your votes to inform the story for the letter C!
Voting has closed for this post! Please visit the Pull the Cork post to continue reading :)

Easter Egg:
When I attended summer camp one of my favorite camp friends used to sing a song called Blue Bottle. This is the refrain:
I have a little present here for you
Inside this tiny bottle, so very small and blue
Please do not uncork it, simply put it on away.
For inside there lies a summer's day.
Put it on away...

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29 comments:

  1. Continue examining is my choice for today! Great post :)

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  2. I vote for examining the contents.

    Yvonne

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  3. This is a dilemma...if you take the Blue Bottle refrain into consideration. How curious are you to uncork and take a chance on unleashing a catastrophe. On the other hand...a Genie...we all know that could go either way. Hmmmm...I vote for...other Curiosities and save the Blue Bottle for the Letter 'G'. Best of Both 'B's.
    Sue at CollectInTexas Gal
    AtoZ 2015 Challenge
    Minion for AJ's wHooligans

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  4. Pull It! I would want to know what's inside! This could be the start of a beautiful adventure whether the contents of the bottle are good or bad.
    @Get Lost in Lit

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  5. Pull the Cork to examine its Contents! I am curious to know what's inside the strange bottle. I see a lot of possibilities :)
    Love the way this is going, AJ :)

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  6. Examine the other stuff. Go back to the bottle later. Opening it could be a bad idea and maybe there's a clue about it's contents elsewhere?

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  7. Examine the other stuff. Go back to the bottle later. Opening it could be a bad idea and maybe there's a clue about it's contents elsewhere?

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  8. Pull that cork and take whiff.

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  9. I'd pull the cork and smell the concoction inside.

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  10. Pull the Cork! Happy Easter!

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  11. Pull the cork!

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  12. Keep looking at other stuff, the bottle's not going anywhere.

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  13. I vote to pull the cork. :)

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  14. This just made me think of the new Suzanne Vega song "Don't uncorck what you can't contain" :D Do pull the cork.

    @TarkabarkaHolgy from
    Multicolored Diary - Epics from A to Z
    MopDog - 26 Ways to Die in Medieval Hungary

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  15. I'm going for pull the cork.

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  16. Another one here that says pull the cork! Please.

    Nilanjana.
    Madly-in-Verse

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  17. Hand the bottle to Shoe, and see what she can sniff about about it. :P

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  18. Pull the cork!! Do it...don't be afraid!! :)

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  19. Look at the other bottles and come back to this one if nothing else is interesting...

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  20. Pull the Cork! Especially since the song says not to do so. ;)

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  21. Never pull the cork. It could be a deadly trap!

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  22. I vote for pull the cork. :)

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  23. I'm late, but I totally would have voted with everyone else on this one.

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