One-Liner Wednesday: Not Funny / Funny

My magnificent almost-a-son-in-law, the multi-talented Michael Ignacio, Jr., loaned us a movie to watch together. He watched it with Sara, and she knew I’d love it.

Kubo and the Two Strings

You may have noticed that the child, Kubo, has a patch over one eye. His father died keeping him from being totally blinded.

At a ceremony of remembrance, Kubo thanks his father for saving his eye. Then, sealing him into my heart forever, he says,

Two would have been ideal, but….

I bought my own copy.

This post is part of Linda G. Hill’s weekly blog hop, One-Liner Wednesday. If you have a one-liner or just like them, follow the link.

A WRITING PROMPT FROM ME TO YOU: Just short of ideal.



I was born in Louisville, Kentucky, but now live in the woods in southern Indiana. Though I only write fiction, I love to read non-fiction. The more I learn about this world, the more fantastic I see it is.

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One thought on “One-Liner Wednesday: Not Funny / Funny

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      Marian Allen

      September 14, 2023 at 10:26am

      It’s a wonderful film. I haven’t teared up at a movie for a couple of years, but this one got me.

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  1. acflory

    September 13, 2023 at 10:11pm

    Oh I loved this! First really new storyline I’ve seen in an animation in ages. Will try to watch the whole movie. Thank you. 😀

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