Premise: For this mini-contest, show, tell, or evoke a complete story related to the concept of "lost and found" in no more than 50 words.

Deadline: Friday, November 2, 2018, 11:59 PM Eastern US time

Length: Maximum of 50 words.
Hyphenated Words: If the hyphenated word is generally considered a single word, it counts as one word. (Example: "twenty-five" or "jack-o-lantern.") Otherwise each word that is hyphenated counts separately. (Example: "It was a don't-get-in-my-way day.")
Prizes: $25 for first place, $15 for second, $10 for third. Honorable mentions get published but make no money.
 One entry per author. There is no fee for entering this contest.

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