Loving Money Too Much; Example of Spoof Text

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Example of spoof text – we have presented a lot of examples of spoof text actually but today we give one more. Reading spoof text is very addictive as it has a sense of humor. Spoof text is commonly known as funny story. It is not wrong actually but we have to know the funny things included in any spoof text is purely “funny”, it more unpredictable.
Spoof text is closely related to narrative samples however spoof is not explored in the side of complication. It tend to move forward through event to event which participants have. And in the end of the story, spoof must be ended with twisting plot. Now take a look on the following sample

Example of Spoof Text – Loving Money Too Much

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Loving money as example of spoof story

There was a man who liked money very much. He worked all of his life and wanted to save all of his money for his own future. He was a real miser when it came to his money. He loved money more than just about anything.
Even, just before he died, he said to his wife; “Now listen, when I die, I want you to take all my money and place it in the casket with me. I wanna take my money to the afterlife.” So he asked his wife to promise him with all her heart that when he died, she would put all the money in the casket with him.
Well, one day, he really died. Then he was stretched out in the casket. The wife was sitting there in black clothes next to her closest friend. When they finished the ceremony, just before the undertakers got ready to close the casket, the wife said “Wait just a minute!”
She had a box in her hands. She came over with the box and placed it in the casket. After that the undertakers locked the casket down and rolled it away. Not long after that, her friend said, “I hope you were not crazy enough to put all that money in the casket.”
The wife turned to her friend and replied; “Yes, because I have promised.” Then she continued; “I can’t lie. I promised him that I was going to put that money in that casket with him.” Feeling shocked, her friend said; “You mean that you have put every cent of his money in the casket with him?” Then the wife answered; “Surely I did. I got it all together, put all the money into my account and I just wrote him a check.”

(Re-written from www.onlyfunnystories.com)

Notice on Generic structure of spoof Text sample
Spoof text is very similar to recount text. Both spoof and recount tell about the past event with chronological order. Its purpose is to amuse reader with funny story. The story mostly is ended with an unpredictable event.

Unsur utama dalam tks spoof adalah tak terduga suspense twisting

Takterduga sebagai Unsur Spoof TExt: writeitsideways.com

The above spoof text sample has generic structure as below:
Orientation: It is the introduction of the story. By giving the orientation, reader will recognize, for the first time, who involves in the story.The above story talks about a wife and his husband who loves money too much even up to his death.
Events: Several events are explored in chronological way which able to arrange the story read nicely.Promising with her money miser husband, Putting the box inside casket, locking and rolling the casket are the events which build the complete story.
Twist: This is the unpredictable event/thing/way which amuse the reader. Readers even did not predict before that it would be. When reading the above story, for the first, readers likely think that the wife would put all the money instead of just a check

Keyword: loving money too much