Acid Test

clipart image of a wooden chair

inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 3 October 2021, splitting hairs.

The joiner said new seat was ready,
But his wife said it felt quite unsteady,
Was she just splitting hairs?
‘Cos he stood on the chair,
And he toppled right onto his heady!


Prompt image for the Fandango One Word Challenge prompt

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.

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