99-Words (A Drabble) – Scrabble.
A four-letter word scoring four, doubles to eight – what a start!
The word was LOOT, I could have put ‘TOOL’ but when you begin with five Os, an L and a T there isn’t much that you can do.
At least I am in the lead, eight in front. A big score in the offing.
I pick up an I, two As and a U.
Then Nikolai puts ESURIENT which scores slightly more than my eight and gets an additional fifty for using all of the letters.
I did tell you a big score was in the offing.