The Wednesday Word Ladder has arrived. Don't crowd, folks; keep your positions. There's enough for everyone.

By changing one letter in each step to form English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, change the word WRITE into the word BONES in the fewest possible steps.

W R I T E
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B O N E S

Here is one 6-step SOLUTION.

A SIX-STEP SOLUTION:

W R I T E
W R I T S
W A I T S
W A N T S
W A N E S
B A N E S
B O N E S

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