for Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt where the given word is Dire and the limit 58 words.
He’d led a life of reckless self-indulgence over recent years having sold his business for a small fortune.
However, it was only a matter of time before the money-pit dried up leaving him in dire straights.
There was nothing else for it, he had to find a job. After all, there’s no such thing as money for nothing.