Saturday, December 1, 2012
The Female Revolt of 1812
The Decemberist Revolt took place during the month of December in 19th century Russia when 3,000 soldiers protested Nicholas I's assumption of the throne on the first day of his reign. He quickly squashed the revolt, but it impacted his regime as he went on to rule with an iron fist.
For the weekend challenge, we're asking you to write exactly 33 words about rebellion and/or revolt. Interpret it as you will, just keep it to 33 words.
He had intended to march proudly for the rebellion.
Unfortunately, Oliver was killed by the violent shrapnel that flew as thousands of well-fed women simultaneously snipped the suffocating metal stays on their corsets.