Fandango’s One Word Challenge (5 September 2020)

Prompt image for the Fandango One Word Challenge prompt

for Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC), riveting.

Author: Mister Bump UK

Designed/developed large IT systems, interrupted by a stroke in 2016, aged 48. Now mix development of health-related software with voluntary work and writing. Married, with an estranged daughter.

One thought on “Fandango’s One Word Challenge (5 September 2020)”

  1. Actually this did get me thinking about the etymology, after all when we have a “riveting” conversation, that must have the same ancestor as the pegs we use to build ships and bridges. Apparently, the word is middle ages French. “Rivet” was derived from “river”, which was to fettle someone. More details here

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