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Tell us about a time when you lost a bet.
Storytelling is a tradition that has a rich history across many cultures. True stories have the power to move minds and hearts.
Do you have a 100 percent true story to share? The Washington Post Magazine's long-standing feature "Editor's Query" is looking for your submissions drawn from your own experiences. We start each prompt off with: "Tell us about a time when..."
Our Magazine editors will choose a response to appear in an upcoming issue of The Washington Post Magazine. We may also display selected submissions online at washingtonpost.com. We will contact you if your entry is selected.