The Contest

Clipart image of a pie.

inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of 17 December 2021, claim.

When my dad tried to claim the first prize,
Just to see who could eat the most pies,
He got to ninety-one,
Then his shirt popped undone,
And a dense fog came into his eyes.

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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