Clipart of a man dancing and celebrating.

inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 1 December 2021, flaunt.

A well-to-do viscount called Uli,
Bought a palace for pastimes unruly,
But while Uli wealth flaunted,
Found the mansion was haunted,
And the poor guy got hanged by the ghoulies.

I suspect you might need to be British to get the full benefit of this one! Sorry.

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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