My Definition of the Word Flangiprop, in response to Daily Prompt: Flangiprop!
Flangiprop means to refine the rough edges of character, attitude or behaviour.
Flagipropping is only achievable by disciple.
To be flangipropped means to have been disciplined in a certain field or with a certain attitude to the point of proficiency or reliability.
Instilling acceptable behaviour can be referred to as flangipropping.
Flangipropping is not a forceful process, but a simple way of inspiring people to act in certain ways by inspiring them and not compelling them.
Flangipropping can be achieved by modelling, by marketing and by teaching.
To flangiprop a person simply means to pass the person through a process that would transform his/her character, attitude of behaviour positively.
A very notable approach is to introduce the character concerned to people who already exhibit the desired character and to encourage regular association or interraction.
The discipline that has often been forceful, involving the canes and harsh punishment is not under the category of flangipropping.
I would relate flangipropping to the building of muscles through exercise or the shedding of weight. It is a gradual process that requires motivation and commitment.
Have you ever desired to meet up with certain standards of behaviour?
Have you been bothered about certain people’s embarrasing attitudes?
Have you wondered why you find it difficult living up to the standards that you desire for yourself?
Have you been bothered about playing a double standard (appearing well behaved in the presence of people, but turning into a mess when alone)?
I recommend that you flangiprop yourself.
Commit yourself to a flangipropping exercise and do not quit until you gain mastery in the aspect of your desire.
Find a person or group of people that have the same interest as you.
Ensure that they are of reputable character and would not make a caricature of your efforts.
Build strong affiliations and develop a form of accountability chart.
Get commited to the activities that will grant you the desired results.
Evaluate your progress from time to time.
Discipline yourself to the extent of becoming a model.
Teach other people how to be flangiproped as well.
A flangipropped person is not only refined and disciplined, but is also able to pass on the same qualities to anybody that requires them.
This is my definition of the word “flangiprop” and my recommendation is that everybody gets flangipropped.
You can equally follow the instruction that inspired this creativity:
Invent a definition of the word “flangiprop”, then use the word in a post.
What is your definition of the word “flangiprop”?
Prompt: My Definition of Flangiprop