In this story thread, each person will post just one sentence, continuing the story from where the last person left off. The only restriction is that the sentence can't be any more than 250 letters long (including spaces). This is to avoid having paragraph-long sentences. Other than that, absolutely anything goes. I will start it off: Last night, I had the strangest dream.
He couldn't answer it, so whoever was calling long distance gave up and the ringing stopped, and it was a good thing, becuase he dropped the groceries trying to get the door open in a hurry....he got angry.