“Sir you have to stop this party,” said the police man looking at the decorations.
A real estate tycoon had organised a poolside party after winning a court battle against building a multistorey paid sports complex.
“On what ground officer?” asked the host, “we have won the case fair and square!”
“A stay order has been obtained, sir, by a public interest litigator,” answered the officer, “against imposing entertainment tax on citizens.”
“Ideological battle between private and public interests continues,” septugenarian tycoon wondered looking at his stillborn party, “ and I thought of givingfree pool access to local population.”
Word Count: 100
This is an effort to write aflash fiction effort with the Friday fictioneers, 17th, May, 2019, using picture prompt provided by host Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. Other stories can be found here
Photo Prompt : Rochelle Wis-off Fields