From Z to A

On a long flight today from New York to California, I started wondering whether I could write a sentence in which each word begins with a letter from the backwards alphabet. I decided to make a game of it.

Beyond that constraint, the rules of the game are simple: Your sentence doesn’t need to be profound, it just needs to make grammatical sense.

I don’t think I did too badly. But you might want to see if you can do even better:

Zestful young Xerox workers vaulted up the stairs, rushing quickly past old newspaper men, like kids joined in happy giggling, for every day can be amazing!

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