This is indeed very neat Fandango after yesterday’s word ‘Present’ which could have been interpreted as several different things.
Life is full of ambiguous moments and situations, it is up to the individual how he or she understands it.
A bit like “What’s that on the road ahead?” compared to ‘What’s that on the road, a head?’
Newspaper headlines can be a bit like that, and I confess sometimes I play a little on it too with my post titles ie. What’s your preference in bed?
When we write invalid, do we mean not valid, or referring to someone with mobility issues? All in the context of the writing.
I suppose one could say it’s a play on words, rather than a Play about words, and we all know how Hollywood likes to leave a film with an ambiguous ending (thinking CELL and INCEPTION here, both of which confused the hell out of me).