Weekly Task: Boot Camp
The housemates awoke this morning to find that a flagpole,
spotlights and some other bits and pieces had been installed
in the garden, signalling the impending start of the new 'Boot
At around lunchtime, the group was dramatically informed about
the task by a soldier abseiling into the garden and placing
a cannister on the decking. "It's a smoke bomb,"
suggested Victor, but Michelle rushed outside to grab it nevertheless.
In fact, the cannister contained instructions for the latest
task written on edible paper, which the feisty mortgage advisor
read and then duly swallowed, much to the bemusement of her
Heading straight for the diary room, the soon-to-be Sergeant
received her orders from Big Bro, now known to the group as
Michelle automatically gained the rank of Sergeant and was
asked to choose another person to join her as an Officer -
she immediately named ex-forces muscleman, Jay.
For the next three days, the Officers will live in their own
mess (a secret room) in the lap of luxury, while the six lower
ranking Privates will forego their comfy duvets and sleep
under itchy blankets instead.
The Sergeants must give orders and rallie the troops into
completing a number of tasks, but they cannot help them. And
in a now-obligatory Big Brother twist, the effort put-in by
the Officers could directly affect their future in the game.
For if they succeed in motivating their subordinates, all
six privates will be up for eviction this Friday, and Michelle
and Jay will be safe. However, should 'Big Brigadier' deem
that the Officers have failed in their duties, the domineering
duo will face the chop instead.
They are not permitted to tell their fellow foot soldiers
the score, and must do their best to motivate them into completing
tasks and duties, aka assignments. The Sergeants must not
physically help their troops at any time.
The task will last until Monday afternoon, when Big Brother,
sorry, Brigadier, will call everyone to the sofa area and
let them know the result.
There will be no nominations this week, so it will either
be two or six people up for eviction on Friday the 16th of
Check back soon to see how the new recruits get on.
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