Time Traveler’s Potlatch


In Time-Travelers’ Potlatch, each player indicates the gift that she/he would present to various historical, mythical, or fictional figures on the occasion of their meeting.

Marquis de Sade
Leonora Carrington
Winston Churchill
Franz Kafka
Elvis Presley
Al Capone

Marquis de Sade:
A shredded corn dish
Leonora Carrington: Lemons in a shimmery spoon
Winston Churchill: Donkeys and Elephants soaring
through the island breeze
Franz Kafka: A hawaiian tiki on a shoe tread.
Elvis Presley: 3 oranges, 2 sponges, and 5 wishes in
steamy pot
Al Capone: Flexible bricks holding fossilized eels

Marquis de Sade: Five strokes of luck
Leonora Carrington: A golden elixir, or two drops of bread
Winston Churchill: A tall white hat
Franz Kafka: A shadow to follow him around
Elvis Presley: White shopping bags
Al Capone: A tall black hat with beetles

Marquis de Sade: A Mud Mask
Leonora Carrington: A Sphinx
Winston Churchill: Toupée
Franz Kafka: A friend
Elvis Presley: A banana
Al Capone: A Chisel

Marquis de Sade: Reticulated laughter in a bowl
Leonora Carrington: Seared pineapple cubes
Winston Churchill: A box of screams
Franz Kafka: Spherical genitalia
Elvis Presley: Bedazzled onion blossom
Al Capone: A pine tree with an unpredictable temper


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