the act of getting someone excited only to let them down in the most abrupt manner possible.
We got the fluff & flick from the boss today. She told us that if we got the project done by working overtime we could all take tomorrow off. After the project was done she told us that we have a mandatory staff meeting at 9 a.m.
When I got home my wife met me at the door wearing nothing but stiletto's only to tell me that she wanted a divorce.