FOWC with Fandango — Stymie

Now here’s a word I haven’t heard for a long time!

Something would always stymie me from achieving my goal. This was usually in the guise of somebody wanting something else or needing me to do something so whatever it was had to go on the back burner.  I also got stymied trying to solve the occasional puzzle, especially one of the Logic variety which I can only do in utter silence!!!

However, I didn’t realise until today that it is actually a golf term when your opponent’s ball obstructs the line of play of your own on the putting green!


About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! Due to a nightmare of a house sale in 2014, 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat until April 2017. We made strong friendships both on and off the water, and enjoyed swan and duck families for neighbours. Sadly times change and we now reside in a small bungalow a short distance from the beach on the Lincolnshire coast.
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3 Responses to FOWC with Fandango — Stymie

  1. blindzanygirl says:

    Wow. I didn’t know that either Di.

  2. Fandango says:

    Interesting. I didn’t know this was originally a golf term either.

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